National Motorway M-4 Gojra-Shorkot-Khanewal Section Project - Additional Financing (ADB-48402-002)

  • Pakistan
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
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Voting Date
Jun 24, 2016
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  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jun 30, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Sep 27, 2016

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Project Description

The additional financing will support an increase in the scope of the current project by constructing a 64-kilometer (km) four-lane, access-controlled motorway connecting Shorkot and Khanewal in Punjab Province, which is the last missing section of the national motorway M-4 to be constructed. The project will facilitate north-south connectivity, improve quality and efficiency of road transport services, and promote inclusive economic growth.


Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)

Grant 0482-PAK: National Motorway M-4 Gojra Shorkot-Khanewal Section Project - Additional Financing
Department for International Development US$ 34.00 million

Loan 3395-PAK: National Motorway M-4 Gojra Shorkot-Khanewal Section Project - Additional Financing
Ordinary capital resources US$ 100.00 million

Loan 8308-PAK: National Motorway M-4 Gojra Shorkot-Khanewal Section Project - Additional Financing
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank US$ 100.00 million

Contact Information

Responsible ADB Officer Wu, Zheng
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
National Highway Authority
Room No. 110, 1st Floor,
NC Building, Sector G-9/1
Islamabad, Pakistan


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