Assam: Miscreants set fire on bamboo bridge over Motonga River in Baksa

Assam: Miscreants set fire on bamboo bridge over Motonga River in Baksa

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In Baksa's Nagrjuli, a fire erupted over the bridge. Since freedom above the Motonga river, there has been no bridge and thus the locals made bamboo bridge in 2019 adjacent to Saraighat.

In Kumarikata over the Motanga river, BPF chief Hunrama Mohillary did foundation stone yet not construction was laid out. As such the connectivity halts during the rainy season and even deaths have happened during the floods. The general public and the school college kids condition is dangerous in such a situation.

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In Kawli area, youths got together in 2019 and raised Rs 5 lakh to construct the bamboo bridge. However, on Saturday, some ill-minded people set it on fire late at night. People gathered after looking at the situation. Now, due to the fire incident heavy losses in the bridge and the movement has been halted. The peopel are unhappy over the situation.

Thus, the question arises whether this is political conspiracy? Only a thorough investigation will be able to solve it.

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