Haa-Chuzom Road Widening To Begin Soon

Kuenselonline, June 02,’16

The groundbreaking ceremony has been conducted in June 2016 for the widening of the Chuzom-Haa road at Neymo in Naja gewog, Paro. The widening works will however begin from Neymo around 29km away from Chuzom at a point where a 13.1km bifurcation from Chukha-Damchu through Wanakha and Susuna meets. A total of 50.1km towards Haa from Neymo will be widened.  However, no finalized date was released about when the widening works would begin.

Government Approves Tk 36.84 Billion for Building Rural Bridges and Culverts

bdnews24, Mar 01,’16

The Bangladesh government has approved a Tk 36.84 billon project titled ‘Small bridges/culvert construction for rural communications’ for rural development in Bangladesh. The project plan includes a total of 129,924 metres of bridges and culverts on dirt roads to establish uninterrupted communications in the rural areas. The total cost of these projects will be Tk 66.57 billion. The government will provide Tk 56.94 billion and the rest of the cost will come from foreign funds.