Matiari-Lahore transmission line project completed 85pc: Asim Bajwa
Asim Bajwa said the project has created 2,212 direct employments.
ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Chairman Lieutenant General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa said Matiari-Lahore transmission line project has been completed 85 percent.
Asim Saleem Bajwa Saturday took to Twitter and said 660kV Matiari-Lahore HVDC transmission line project will evacuate power North-South, resolve one major issue.
Update:660kV Matiari-Lahore HVDC Transmission line Project.will evacuate power North-South,resolve one major issue.Scope;4000MW Evac Capacity, 886KM,1972 Towers.— Asim Saleem Bajwa (@AsimSBajwa) August 8, 2020
Cost:USD 1.658 Billion
Direct employment:2,212 #cpec #CPECMakingProgress #pakistanmakingprogress pic.twitter.com/hDp22ybD9p
He further added that the scope of this project includes 4000MW evacuation capacity. The line is 886 kilometers long with 1972 towers and its cost is USD 1.658 billion which has created 2,212 direct employments, he concluded.