The renewed first section of the Lefkoşa-Girne dual carriageway has been opened to traffic  on Friday 1st June 2018.

27 thousand tons of asphalt and 53 thousand tons of foundation had been laid on the 4.8km long section. Each lane of the road is 3.5m wide and the road has a total width of 10.5m. The section also contains 4.8km of crash barriers and 4.8km thermoplastic lines.

The start of the works on the second phase of the road will be announced in the coming days.

Source: TRNC Ministry of Public Works and Transportation