Raikot -Khunjerab Karakoram Highway (Upgrade)

Raikot - Khunjerab Karakoram Highway (Upgrade)

Locations

Type

Road

Status

Completed

Total Reported Cost

491.0 million USD

Initiatives

Start Date

Aug. 01 2007

Start of Construction

Planned Completion Date

Nov. 30 2013

Contractors

Consultants

Implementers

Operators

Funders

Source(s) Amount
None
None

Description

This project, which upgraded a section of the Karakoram highway (KKH) between Kunjerab and Raikot, is part of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The project has been controversial for its proximity to disputed territory with India.





Photo by Faizanahmad

by Faizanahmad



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By Pamir Times