Gajuri (Dhading), Sept 30: Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Management, Bimalendra Nidhi, inaugurated a bridge linking Benighat of southern Dhading and Ghyalchowk of GorkhaÂ on Tuesday.
Inaugurating the bridge, Minister Nidhi said that the government was committed towards the completion of under construction Budhi Gandaki Hydropower Project soon as it would help promote local tourism and development.
Locals of 40 VDCs of Gorkha and Dhading districts are benefited after the construction of the bridge. The 150-meter-long bridge was constructed at a cost of Rs 157 million.
On the occasion, CPN (UML) leader Rajendra Prasad Pandey, Nepali Congress central members Kamala Pantha and Chinkaji Shrestha, among others said that door of the development in Dhading and Gorkha district is being opened with the completion of the bridge.