HomeKhyber-Pakhtunkhwa Emergency Roads Recovery Project (ERRP)


Grant Amount: US$ 26.1 Million
Project Effectiveness Date: October 17, 2011
Project Closing Date: December 2015
Status: Completed
Geographical Area:
Swat District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Implementing Agency

Frontier Highways Authority (FHA)

PCNA Priority (Pillar)

Strategic Objective 3: Ensure the delivery of basic services.


To enable the population along the project corridor (Sharifabad to Kanju in Swat District) to benefit from year round improved access and mobility through reconstruction of priority damaged roads and bridges in the conflict hit areas.


Approximately 300,000 beneficiaries that live along the catchment area of the S-3B highway


Achievements on completion of project


  • A total of 40.9 km of the S-3B provincial highway (including structures) from Chakdara (km 00+000) to Kanju (km 40+924) was constructed.
  • A total of 96 culverts were completed and two bridges were reconstructed. This will result in improved traffic flow with 24/7 access, reduced vehicle operating costs and travel time for beneficiaries. Additional link roads of 9.4 km were constructed from project cost savings.