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Organized passenger terminal inaugurated at Torkham

Organized passenger terminal inaugurated at Torkham

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16 May 2022 - 19:01
Organized passenger terminal inaugurated at Torkham
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16 May 2022 - 19:01

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Officials at the Torkham border township said an organized passenger terminal was inaugurated in the port on Monday.

Officials say the terminal was built by the Torkham Municipality with the personal financial support of the prime minister.

Torkham Commissar, SayedGhaziullahHashimi said that the 500-square-meter facility could accommodate 300 passengers at a time.

He did not provide details, but said that the station cost hundreds of thousands of afghanis.

The terminal was built in order to facilitate passengers crossing the border, he said.

Deputy Nangarhar Governor Mualvi Mohammad Rabbani Naseh, during the inauguration ceremony of the station, assured that the government has plans to solve all the problems of the people gradually.

The decision to construct the terminal was made after representatives of the prime minister visited Torkham border and listened to the problems of passengers there, he said.

Passengers at Torkham border were happy over the facility.

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