MARDAN - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Chief Minister, Ameer Haider Khan Hoti Saturday asked the party workers to start political struggle in the district and create awareness among the masses about their political achievements, as he it was need of the hour to give positive answer to opponents while doing development works.

He observed that their opponents were criticizing them without any proof that he spent all the uplift funds in Mardan. He expressed these views while addressing a public meeting after laying the foundation stone of northern bypass.

 The meeting was presided over by Mohammad Farooq Akram Khan, ANP district president. Secretary C&W Zahid Khan, MD Pakhtunkhwa Highways Authority Ijaz Khan and other high-ups including Chief Engineer C&W Ashraf Khan, Deputy Inspector General of Police Mardan Abdullah Khan and Commissioner Mardan Mohammad Adil Khan were also present at this occasion.

The CM said on eastern and western bypasses work was in progress while on northern bypass work would also be started from today.

He said due to the northern bypass this ring road would be completed.

He said the northern bybass in 14 kilometre and it would pass through Bakhsali road and Katlang road and would link eastern bybass on Malakand road near Jandai village and it will links western by-bass on Charsadda road.

 He added that five main over bridges will be constructed, one fly over bridge will be constructed on Swabi road near Sangamar on the name of great Pakhtun leader Khan Gaju, on Katlang road near Shankar a fly over bridge will be constructed on the mane of Mohammad Bacha a well-known Khudai-e-Khdmatgar of Baiazai area, on Malkand road a fly over will be constructed on the name of well-known Pakhtun leader Malak Ahmad Khan Baba, on Charsadda road a fly over will be constructed on the name of Abdul Wali Khan and on Nowshera road fly over will be constructed on the name of Bacha Khan well-known freedom fighter. He added that these fly over will links this ring road with each other.

He further said that service road will be also constructed with this ring road so that local people should not face any difficulty and RCC railing will be also constructed around the ring road.

He added this is approximately 5 arab rupees project and through this great project the traffic problems of Mardan will be permanently solve.

He said that people of the surrounding district including, Swabi, Buner, Malkand division, Dir, Chatral and other would be facilitated with this ring road.