The National Highway Authority (NHA) is scheduled to implement plan under International Highway Safety Ordinance 2000 from March 1, 2019 in Pakistan.
The Lasbela Chamber of Commerce and industry (LCCI) in this regard has arranged a meeting at its office the other day to implement the road safety law, wherein representatives of transport associations have attended and expressed their views on the new rules.
The load management plan for trucks on motorways and highways was discussed. Though transporters have expressed their reservations in the meeting over the maximum load to be carried., they however agreed to implement international road safety regulations.
The LCCI Chairman on Law and Order and Transport Committee, Ismail Suttar has proposed to decide the amendment in the plan if any with the transporters and then will meet with NHA high ups to find amicable solution.