malir

Saddar is located in the historic downtown area of Karachi. It has a high concentration of civic, education, cultural and commercial uses, and a large number of daily visitors and passersby. Subprojects in Saddar downtown area includes:

  • Upgrading roads, streets, sidewalks, and pedestrian crossings within existing rights-of-way (ROW)
  • Upgrading existing open spaces, installing shade features and removing barriers for visitors
  • Reorganizing traffic patterns and closing certain street segments (temporarily or permanently)
  • Installing signs, street furniture, lighting, and bus stop shelters
  • Organizing parking and installing safety barriers to reduce vehicular encroachment on sidewalks and enhance safety
  • Rehabilitating infrastructure and storm water drainage beneath roads upgraded by the project

Project Areas of Malir

Boat Basin to Schon Circle & Boat Basin Trail

Project Boundary: 

The year 1 / phase of Saddar Revitalization project is named “Educational and Cultural Zone”. It forms a triangle including:

  • Dr. Ziauddin Road Road (from Shaheen Complex to Pakistan Chowk)
  • Deen Muhammad Wafai Road (from Arts Council to Pakistan Chowk)
  • MR Kyani Road from Shaheen complex to Fawara Chowk/Arts Council Chowk.
  • The Shara-e-Kamal Attaturk (from Sindh Secretariat gate to DJ Science College) – an intermediate connection between Deen Muhammad Wafai and Dr. Ziauddin Road is also part of the project.

Boat Basin to Schon Circle & Boat Basin Trail

Project Boundary: 

The year 1 / phase of Saddar Revitalization project is named “Educational and Cultural Zone”. It forms a triangle including:

  • Dr. Ziauddin Road Road (from Shaheen Complex to Pakistan Chowk)
  • Deen Muhammad Wafai Road (from Arts Council to Pakistan Chowk)
  • MR Kyani Road from Shaheen complex to Fawara Chowk/Arts Council Chowk.
  • The Shara-e-Kamal Attaturk (from Sindh Secretariat gate to DJ Science College) – an intermediate connection between Deen Muhammad Wafai and Dr. Ziauddin Road is also part of the project.