The Works and Services Department in association with Public Private Partnership Unit launched the Jhirk Mulla Katiyar Bridge (JMK) Project over River Indus. Government of Sindh envisaged a new route to connect existing roads of interior Sindh with a vision to provide a corridor which is perpendicularly cutting all big arteries and providing them direct access to N5 and subsequently to M9. The main objective of this project is to create a vertical access to northeast from Jhirk crossing overhead River Indus to Tando Mohammad Khan-Bahtoro Road, which is the scope of this project.
The Concession Agreement for the Project was signed in May 2012. The Project is in construction phase which is expected to be completed by December, 2016. The concession period for the project is 27 years.