Nawaz Sharif Inaugurates Attabad Lake Tunnels and Bridges in Gilgit Baltistan
Gojal (Monday, September 14, 2015) – Today Prime Minister of Pakistan has inaugurated 24 kilometers long Pak-China Economic Corridor at Attabad Lake . This part of Karakorum Highway (Shahrah e Raisham). In 2010 Attabad Lake was occurred due to flood in the river and blockage of water due to landsliding.
5 tunnels are part of a 24-kilometer long portion of the reconstructed Karakorum Highway. Two big bridges and 78 small bridges have also been constructed.
Governor Gligit Baltistan and Chief Minister GB Hafiz Hafeez ul Rehman were also present at occasion.