November 2007 News

4 bridges to be opened in AJK on Nov 10

7 November 2007
The Daily Times

Muzaffarabad: Federal Communication Minister Muhammad Shamim Siddiqui will inaugurate four bridges, built by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on earthquake damaged roads at Nilochi near the Supreme Court building and outskirts of Muzaffarabad in Jhelum Valley area on November 10. This was announced by the National Highway Authority (NHA) here on Wednesday. It is worth mentioning here that the JICA is installing a bridge at Nilochi over Jhelum River and the bridge will be the first of its kind in Pakistan, designed on modern lines costing over Rs 1 billion. Three bridges installed in Jhelum Valley will be inaugurated by the Communication minister on the same day.


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