Bahria Town Karachi
Bahria Town Karachi is a privately owned gated neighbourhood under-construction in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan by the Bahria Town Group.
Located in Karachi under 44,000 Acres of land, just off the Super Highway, the community will include the Grand Jamia Mosque, which will be the world’s third largest, and the country’s largest cricket stadium designed by GMW Architects. The community is divided by the 400 ft wide 18 lane Jinnah Avenue.The community will be energy independent by setting up one coal-fired and one LNG-powered electricity generation plant in partnership with K-Electric.
Once it is completed, the community will be home to an estimated 1,000,000 people. It is also home to an 18-hole United States Golf Association standard golf course. The total cost of the project is a little over $1billion. The town will be connected to I. I. Chundrigar Road through an under-construction metrobus. As of March 9 2016, a hefty 104,000 residential units have been sold to customers.
Saudi German Hospital Group is constructing a 300-bed hospital on a 12-acre site at a cost of $300 million.
On October 5, 2016, K-Electric and Bahria announced plans to set up a plant for construction of a 600MW energy plant exclusively for Bahria Town Karachi.
On September 1, 2016, China Railway Construction Corporation Limited and Bahria Town Group signed agreement for construction on Blue Line of Karachi Metrobus which will connect the town with downtown Karachi.
|Precincts 1 through 31||Residential plots of 125, 250 and 500 Sqft.|
|Bahria Farmhouses||4,000 to 8,000 Sq Yards Plots|
|Bahria Sports City||Residential plots around the Rafi Cricket Stadium|
|Bahria Homes||125 and 200 Sq Yard townhouses.|
|Bahria Apartments||2, 3 and 4 bedroom low-rise apartments|
|Bahria Heights||Mixed-use development with furnished 2-bedroom apartments and shops.|
|Jinnah Avenue||Modeled after the Sheikh Zayed road, the 400 ft road with 500sq.ft commercial plots for high rise buildings.|
|Bahria Karachi Golf Club||27 Hole PGA Standard Golf Course|
|Grand Jamia Mosque, Karachi||Planned to be the third largest in the world.|