The construction work of the 10th Avenue in Islamabad has been awarded to M/S National Logistic Cell (NLC).
Its construction work commenced in March 2022 and is slated to be completed in 21 months.
The total length of the under-construction 10th Avenue is 8.2 kilometers; however, the phase-I amounting to Rs 10.286 billion comprises of 5 kilometers road from IJP Road to Srinagar Highway.
An amount of Rs 1473.960 million has been incurred on following heads during the Financial Year 2021-22 out of total released funds of Rs 1480.000 million:
- M/S NLC Rs 1,171.564 million
- Consultancy Rs 10.834 million
- Utility services Rs 242.567 million
- Water Supply Rs 48.995 million
It’s worth noting that the former Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar performed the ground breaking ceremony of 10th Avenue on December 4, 2021.
In the phase-1 of the mega project, 5 kilometers road will have 14 bridges and flyovers, 6 underpasses, 2 lane flexible pavements on each side, 1 lane shoulder on each side, 3 culverts, and 2 overhead bridges for pedestrian.