BATTAGRAM, 21 March: The ground-breaking of the Kas Pull-Kandao road in Battagram was performed on Monday.

A ceremony in this regard was organised in Koza Banda Bazaar where District Nazim Attaur Rehman performed the ground-breaking of the 19-kilometre road. A large number of local elders and other people were also present on the occasion.

The district nazim said on the occasion that construction of this road will connect Torghar, Mansehra and Battagram. He said the construction of this road was an old standing demand of the people which has been fulfilled now. He said the road construction will cost Rs189 million which will be completed soon.