The nation’s longest heavy automobile suspension bridge, the a lot awaited Dobra-Chanthi bridge, was inaugurated by Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat in Tehri district on the eve of the state basis day on Sunday. Inaugurating the bridge, the chief minister stated that the 725 metres lengthy heavy automobile suspension bridge which value Rs 295.92 crore was being awaited by the residents of the area for the previous 14 years. With the bridge being opened for visitors, it is going to facilitate comfort in transport whereas additionally slicing down on journey time. Together with the bridge, the CM additionally inaugurated and unveiled the inspiration stones of varied developmental works costing greater than Rs 400 crore. These embody works amounting to greater than Rs 300 crore which had been inaugurated and works amounting to greater than Rs 100 crore for which the inspiration stones had been unveiled.
Addressing the massive variety of locals who had gathered on the event, the CM stated that the folks of Pratapnagar have contributed significantly to nationwide curiosity as a result of which irrigation and uninterrupted energy provide is being supplied as much as japanese Uttar Pradesh. Expressing remorse on the delay in development of the bridge, he stated that the State authorities authorized a lump sum of Rs 88 crore to expedite the work as a result of which the bridge may very well be constructed with out additional delay. The doorways of improvement have opened immediately for the folks of Pratapnagar whilst this bridge will develop into a supply of prosperity for the native populace and coming generations, he added.
The CM additional stated that the Tehri dam reservoir has the potential to be an attraction for the entire world. “This Tehri lake will even develop into a centre of journey tourism and numerous tourism actions will probably be initiated round it. It will increase the tourism enterprise and open the way in which for financial improvement. With the development of the Dobra-Chanthi bridge, this space too will develop into an attraction for vacationers. This in flip will even enhance the native financial system whereas saving journey money and time of the folks,” stated the CM. He additional pressured that good governance whereas facilitating corruption-free improvement and strengthening the well being companies in Uttarakhand are the highest priorities of the state authorities.
Cupboard minister Subodh Uniyal, State minister for Greater Training, Dhan Singh Rawat, Tehri MP Mala Rajya Laxmi Shah together with numerous different native public representatives and officers had been additionally current on the event.