Public Works Department has constructed 28 major bridges during previous fiscal year 2017-18 for smooth transportation in state.
PWD Minister Rajesh Moonat informed that these bridges have been built at the cost of Rs 100 crore 72 lakh.
This includes bridges constructed Muraidhova Nala, Sukha Nala, Bagnai Nala and Panika Nala at the cost of Rs 18 crore 15 lakh, bridges constructed over Jaitpuri-Belargaon Nala and Birgudi Belargaon Dhuravad Road at Rs five crore 8 lakh, bridges constructed over Bila Nala of Pachpedi, Dhobni village of Bilaigarh, Dumarpali Nala in Dumarpali-Jhalap Road at the cost of Rs two crore 41 lakh, bridges over Patharra Nala in Siliari Khauna Kurra Bangoli route of Raipur at the cost of Rs two crore 68 lakh, bridge over Sitli Nala in Khaira Paraskol border worth Rs two crore 54 lakh, bridge from Kharkhara river bridge-Bhanvarmara to Usri Tola Road of Daundilohara Road worth Rs three crore 44 lakh, and bridge on Peteshri River at Bodela Aalivara Road worth Rs nine crore 50 lakh.
Minister Moonat further informed that bridges constructed by PWD include the one constructed over Bhurke River between Baseli and Sahpal on Amlidih-Manpur-Madanwada worth Rs three crore 95 lakh, bridge en route Bagmohlai-Belputi-Mangnar over Petpulli river built at the cost of Rs three crore 87 lakh, brige over Son River between Mukta Bandabhra worth Rs two crore 95 lakh.
Again, bridge over Son River en route Korba to Riwapar-Kharwani-Balpur (Darrabhatha) Road, and bridge on Kholar Nala between village Jawali-village Sanghali under Korba district at the cost of Rs 4 crore three lakh, bridge on Borai River en route Sakti Sighnasra-Navapara Road at the cost of Rs four crore 28 lakh.
Bridge on Sariya Nala near Bakalo at the cost of Rs three crore 5 lakh, bridge on Godkatwa Nala en route Rahora-Semai-Chandora road worth Rs two crore two lakh, Lauhandiya Nala en route Baikunthpur-Salwa-Khadgawa road worth Rs three crore 45 lakh, bridge on Rehand river en route Kedma-Biniya road worth Rs six crore five lakh, bridge on Mahan river en route Pratappur-Banshipur-Bagda road worth Rs three crore.
Bridge on River Ib at Kunkuri-Lavakera-Lailunga road worth Rs five crore three lakh, bridge on Barnai Nala from Harratikra to Kanya Parisar road worth Rs one crore 69 lakh, bridge over Reegarh river en route Samri-Balrampur-Chando-Kusmi road worth Rs four crore 8 lakh, bridges on Baniya Nala en route Biharpur-Sonha under Koriya district worth Rs one crore six lakh.>