Bridge damaged in flash flood repaired in Battagram

ISLAMABAD: A bridge in Battagram’s Kund Banah area, which was damaged in flash flood last year, has been repaired with the cooperation of a Japanese company.

The repair of the bridge cost Rs1.4 billion. The new bridge was inaugurated by District Nazim Attaur Rehman and Deputy Commissioner Asad Haroon,reported private news channel.

The district nazim thanked the Japanese company for repair of the bridge.He said locals were facing problems after the bridge was damaged in the flash flood.

The locals said the bridge was damaged in flash flood after monsoon rains last year due to which the link of 300,000 people of Alai tehsil with Shangla district was cut off.