PESHAWAR, 21 July: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak has approved operational and business plan for Rapid Bus Transit Project in Peshawar and ordered release of Rs1 billion out of total Rs2 billion allocated for this purpose.

Chairing a meeting in Peshawar on Thursday, the chief minister ordered completion of various packages of the project in time. He said any kind of delay in the project will never be tolerated as the project is vital to ensure smooth traffic flow in the city.

Ten service roads will also be constructed along with the main corridor of the rapid bus project for better traffic management.