ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – The Ministry of Railways will upgrade its existing tracks besides installing new railway tracks from Gwadar-Quetta-Jacobabad via Besima Tehsil in Balochistan.

Under China-Pak-Economic Corridor, a sum of 560 km track from Bostan-Kotla Jam via Zhob and Dera Ismail Khan and another 682 km track from Havelian to Khunjerab will be placed.

The up gradation of 1,872 km track from Karachi to Peshawar via Kotri, Multan, Lahore and Rawalpindi along with a deputation of the track from Shahdara to Peshawar will also be taken out.

To enhance connectivity and improve transportation facilities, 1,254 kilometers of railway track from Kotri to Attock City via Dadu, Larkana, Jacobabad, Dera Ghazi Khan, Bhakkar and Kundian will be raised.