New fiber optic links from Khunjerab Pass to Islamabad, laid under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor, have been made operational, said CPEC Chairperson Lt Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa in a tweet on Sunday. He included that fiber optic links will be laid from Islamabad to Karachi and Gwadar in the following stage.
The tweet by Asim Saleem Bajwa is as follows:
New Optical fibre cable operationalised from Khunjrab to Isd,next phase will be laid from Isd to Kci& Isd to Gwadar as part of digital highway plan,foundation for digital/IT revolution-project being processed in conjunction with China.(data centre pic) #cpec #cpecmakingprogress
The Pak-China fiber optic link is to be laid along three principle courses of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), including railroad tracks.
The two nations have just enacted first period of the fiber optic link, which is a 820km-long link venture from Rawalpindi to Khunjerab. In such manner, a Chinese organization has just directed fruitful tests and can produce a great deal of income for the legislature.
On July 10, the CPEC Authority was expressed gratitude toward for encouraging the acknowledgment of the Kohala and Azad Pattan power ventures, by Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Raja Farooq Haider, and the (CEOs) of China Three Gorges and China Gezhouba.This CPEC director had declared in a tweet that the gatherings were held independently and talked about the procedure of the two activities’ execution. He had expressed that an aggregate of 1800MW of hydel force will be delivered under the tasks, though 8,000 employments will likewise be made.