Suspension bridge to be constructed over Jogbudha River

KANCHANPUR: A suspension bridge will be set up over the Jogbudha River in Dodhara-Chandani Municipality-10 of Kanchanpur district.

The suspension bridge will be built at an investment of around Rs 10 million to connect Kuttiyakarbhar village located across the Jogbudha River. The BLT Construction Pvt, Kohalpur will complete the bridge construction in 15 months, BLT Construction's Executive Director, Tirkharam Khadka, said.

More than 40 families living at Kuttiyakarbhar village, surrounded by the Mahakali and Jogbudha rivers,  have been crossing the raging rivers on rickety boats.

It has been learned that the bridge construction is taking place as per the commitment made by Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Ramesh Lekhak.