DPR for Assam project bridge under way
The detailed project report for Guwahati Metropolitan
Development Authority's bridge project in Assam is expected to be ready by
Earlier, the company had plans to construct a foot over-bridge over Brahmaputra
river connecting the north and south banks in Assam, but the project was
abandoned. Company officials, however, refused to disclose the reason for
shelving the project.
The new bridge will now be developed to connect north and south Guwahati. RITES
is the consultant for the project. Currently DPR is underway and is expected to
be ready by August 2008.
[May 5-11, 2008]