The Pak-China fiber optic cable project linking Pakistan to China through Khunjerab was officially put into use on July 14.
According to the detailed information provided by ProPakistani, Pak-China fiber optic cable covers 822 kilometers, from Rawalpin first to the Red Ramen channel, and finally connects with China.
The optical fiber cable will be operated and maintained by a special communications organization, and China's ICT technology giant Huawei deployed the project for a total cost of $44 million.filling compound for optical fiber cable
It is reported that the inauguration ceremony of the fiber optic cable project was held at the Pakistan-China Friendship Center on the 14th. Pakistani Prime Minister Nasirul Mulk attended the event. Pakistani Army Commander Qamar Bajwa, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing, Federal Information and Technology Minister Muhammad Yusuf Shaikh, Huawei Middle East President Charles Yang, and Special Communications Organization (SCO) Director General Azeem Bajwa HI also attended the ceremony.filling compound for optical fiber loose tube
Pakistani Prime Minister Nasirul Mulk officially launched the project and made the first video call to SCO's office in Hungarian during the event.filling gel for optical fiber loose tube
It is worth mentioning that Pak-China fiber optic cable is the only ICT project under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Through this new type of cable, Pakistan has achieved a high-speed return once again , connecting the country to the outside world. Cables are also the only way to connect to the outside world via land, and all other international connections are managed via submarine cables.