In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the COAS visited under construction Zalam Kot twin tube tunnel on Swat Express Way near Chakdara.
The 1300 meters long tunnel as part of Swat Motorway Project will be completed by December this year and reduce the travel time between Islamabad-Chakdara from 4 hours to 1 hour and 45 minutes.
The 81km long Swat Motorway that forms part of trade corridor is being executed by Federal Works Organisation (FWO).
On the occasion, Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa appreciated quality work being under taken by the organization.
He also lauded and acknowledged FWO s contributions towards nation building including KKH.