Achieved Date
1848days in power
number of days to accomplish
Connect Northern Provinces to Southern Provinces via the Bamyan highway
Socioeconomic Development
Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 August 2015
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Promise Background
The highway that connects the northern province of Balkh to southern province of Kandahar has two parts. A)-Balkh to Samangan and Bamyan with total length of about 240 km and B)- Bamyan to Urozgan Province with total length of about 351 km. The project will help promote economic and social development and reduce poverty by rehabilitating the national highway network. It will connect remote areas in central Afghanistan to the ring road. (

Indicators to Measure Progress
  • 1. Plans and budget to connect Northern Provinces and Southern Provinces via the Bamyan highway developed
  • 2. Construction on Bamyan highway commences
  • 3. Construction completed and Bamyan highway used for transit between Northern and Southern Provinces

No official reports on progress towards this promise have been recorded.