The construction works of two sections 22 kilometers long have been started in 2013 year. Currently five sectors of the road with the total length 109 kilometers are under construction. Five contractors, 640 units of road construction equipment, five finishers and five concrete plants, over one thousand people involved in the construction process.
It is expected the first 12 km of road will be commissioned by the end of this year. Overall, the project is scheduled for completion in 2016.
"Following the meeting Asset Issekeshev instructed to increase the pace of work, tighten quality control, to ensure the safe passage throughout the area as well," a statement reads.