New Interchanges announcement for Rawalpindi Ring Road Project
Rawalpindi Ring Road has introduced 2 new interchanges which has been announced by Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA).As per News Sources, the latest interchanges will present on below mentioned locations:
- Phase 1 Grand Trunk (GT) Road to Motorway
- Phase 2 Motorway to Sangjani
On this new announcement, the total length of Rawalpindi Ring Road will have increased from 35 Km to 65 Km. Before this only 8 interchanges were announced for Rawalpindi Ring Road. Further, because of the budget constraints, Rawat & Tarnol Interchanges were cancelled. However, as per latest news, aforementioned interchanges are also part of the Rawalpindi Ring Road Master Plan.
In light of latest updates, the phase 1 will comprise 36.40 Km. Meanwhile, the total distance of Phase 2 is 27.72 Km. The phase 2 has following interchanges included:
- Haqla Dera Ismail Khan Interchange
- N-80 Road Interchange
- Sangjani Road Interchange
- Bankwire Port Link Road Interchange
The Capital Development Authority (CDA) planned to build a link road from Sangjani Interchange to Bara Kahu. This road will touch D-12, Naval Complex & Nupur Shahan. Moreover, it is also planned to extend this road to Radio Pakistan in the near future.