Karachi: Governor Sindh Imran Ismail said that the Green Line Bus project would be opened for the public soon.
Governor Sindh announced on Tuesday that provincial government is inspecting the speed of the project that is funded by the federal government.
Ismail said that there was a dire need of public transportation in Karachi and immense traffic problems can only be solved in metropolitan through these public transport projects.
He said that provincial was entrusted with responsibility of procuring buses for the project; however, it should be noted that an inordinate delay in the procurement process occurred.
He also said that federal government is all set to provide the fleet of buses to prevent future delay.
It should be noted that BRT Green Line project is 24 km long and is not monotonous, it includes 12.7 km elevated, 10.9 km at grade, and 422 meters underground and has 25 stations altogether.
The phase-II common corridor from Gurumandir up to Municipal Park has a length of 2.5 km with two underpasses at M.A Jinnah Road.