Dhangadhi, March 1, 2017:Â Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transportation Ramesh Lekahk inaugurated the office set-up for the construction of a bridge over the Mahakali River at Bhimdattanagar of Kanchanpur today.
The four-lane bridge that connects Bhimdatta Municipality and Dodhara-Chandani Municipality across the Mahakali River is said to be constructed with concessional loan from Active Bank of India.
Inaugurating the office, Lekhak said the bridge would play a critical role in the economic progress of province No 7. â€œThis bridge will bring a revolution in the overall development of the entire far-west region. People and leaders of all the parties should rising above partisan interest and walk together with common development agendas,â€ said Lekhak.
The bridge is said to be constructed 5.6 km south of Sharada barrage and 2.6 km north of Dodhara Chandani suspension bridge.
A 7-km four-lane road also will be constructed along the bridge.