Shahbaz Sharif, Punjab Chief Minister, inaugurated the 1.3 kilometer long Beijing underpass in Lahore. Completed at a cost of 3.6 billion rupees, it links Dharampura to Mughalpura.
Earlier it was called Chubacha Underpass, the project had been renamed in order to commemorate China’s contribution in the development projects of Pakistan.
Mr. Sharif termed the Beijing Under Pass as a masterpiece of construction. The underpass has been named ‘Beijing Bridge’ and it is an emblem of the Pak-China friendship, he said.