Itanagar, July 04: A Bailey bridge, connecting strategic places in Kurung Kumey district of Arunachal Pradesh, was washed away in a flash flood, an legitimate of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) stated.
The bridge over Oyong River close to Kororu village related Koloring, the district headquarters, with Damin — an essential hyperlink on the India-China border, he stated.
BRO’s Project Arunank Chief Engineer Brig Anirudh S Kanwar stated the bridge at the Koloriang-Huri road, approximately a km from Lee, changed into washed away through the flash flood.
The effect changed into so big that simplest a panel of the bridge might be visible a hundred metres downstream, he stated.
“All vital manpower and machines were mobilized to adopt the undertaking on precedence through the 119 Road Construction Company (RCC) of 756 BRTF in the Project Arunank to repair it. The officer commanding 119 RCC, Roshan, and platoon commander Major Mohit Kumar are running on the site,” he stated.
Kurung Kumey’s Additional deputy commissioner (ADC), Ocean Gao, stated that he has confidence in all feasible assistance for the early recovery of the street hyperlink.