New City along with Rawalpindi Ring Road
The Government of Punjab has permitted the development of a new city along with along the Rawalpindi Ring Road. This new city will fall under the jurisdiction of the Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA). It will span over an area of 6000 acres.
News sources reported that the land for the development of the project is already acquired. It will feature international standard amenities & facilities for its residents. The main facilities provided in the city include the following:
- Underground electrification system
- A dedicated water supply arrangement
- Underground & overhead water tanks
- 500-bed hospital
- Educational institutes
- Theme park
Moreover, the immediate proximity to Rawalpindi Ring Road will further elevate its importance. Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) Chairman Tariq Murtaza said that the new project will be developed according to the master plan & the foundation stone for the project will be laid in 2020 as preparations are already underway.