NAGAON, Oct 8 - State PWD minister Himanta Biswa Sarma during his day-long visit here yesterday, laid the foundation stone of a concrete bridge at Chakarigaon under Barhampur LAC. Besides this, the minister laid the foundation stones of a number of roads including Nij Chalchali-Muslim Gaon road, Nalbora gaon to Mohpara and Puranigudam-Chapanala roads.
Later the minister addressed a public meeting at Garmur and observed that after construction of these roads and the bridge, communication will be smooth and will play an important role in the development of the area. Sarma highlighted the different schemes undertaken by the present government for development of the State.
He further declared that road connecting Barhampur and Bamuni Balijuri will be reconstructed very soon.
Former Chief Minister and local MLA Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, Nagaon MLA Rupok Sarma and other officials of the district were also present in the function.