Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the 426 meters long Diffo Bridge over Chipu River in Lower Dibang Valley District of Arunachal Pradesh. Border Roads Organization (BRO) has constructed the bridge along Indo-China border.
The construction of the bridge began in 2011. The total cost to build the bridge was Rs 4,847.83 lakh and was funded by the Union ministry of road transport and highways.
Source: News on AIR
Static/Current Takeaways Important For NIACL AO Mains Exam:
- Arunachal Pradesh CM: Pema Khandu, Governor: B. D. Mishra, Capital- Itanagar.