Work on Ring Road, Leh Expressway projects on the cards



Punjab government has decided to start work on the Ring Road and Leh Expressway projects.

According to sources, cost estimates and feasibility reports in respect of the two mega projects have been worked out and their work would be started in the next fiscal budget.

Sources claimed that foreign companies have expressed willingness to invest and complete the Leh Expressway project under built-operate-and-transfer basis.

With the completion of the Leh Expressway project, citizens will be able to travel through the shortest route between the twin cities.

The sources said the local administration has started homework to start work on the Ring Road project and prime minister or the Punjab chief minister will lay the foundation stone of the project.