The four hundred and forty-eight kilometer road has been completed at a cost of approximately twenty-two billion rupees by Frontier Works Organization. It comprises of sixteen bridges and 1502 culverts.
The project links Gwadar Port with National Highway network (N-25) near Surab, Quetta and other parts of the country.
It will provide shortest link to Afghanistan and other Central Asian countries with Gwadar Port .
With the completion of this project, the vital North-South road connectivity has also been completed.
The project is an important part of the Western Corridor of CPEC .