NHA agrees to open tunnel for 18 hours daily: MNA

CHITRAL: MNA Maulana Abdul Akbar Chitrali has said the National Highway Authority has agreed to keep the Lowari tunnel open for the public transport for 18 hours a day from the present eight hours only.
Talking to this correspondent on telephone on Tuesday, he said the passengers suffered a lot due to the tunnel’s closure for 16 hours a day for public transport. He said he had taken up the issue with the NHA chairman.
He said a proper notification to this affect will be issued in a couple of days.–Dawn