High Traffic

Population growth, migration of larger population to urban centers, increased motorization, and shortage of public mass transit are some of the most common reasons for heavy traffic flows. Aside from the latest flurry of activity in the public transit area, boosted by mega bus rapid transit (BRT) or metro bus projects, as well as startups like Airlift and Swvl, Pakistani cities have long suffered from a lack of public means of transport. This has led to a rise in the usage of rickshaws, QINGQIs, and motorcycles, and also resulted in a massive increase in car purchases until recently

The Challenge: Strategies to solve the high traffic problem in Pakistan’s major cities