Inauguration of Kalchini Basra Bridge

Post date: May 16, 2015 3:39:27 PM


A PWD arranged inaugural function for Basra Bridge at Hamiltonganj,Kalchini has been convened today.West Bengal PWD Minister Mr.Shankar Chakraborty has inaugurated the Bridge in the presence of Govt.officials,top dignitaries,and local people.Near about 250-300 people were present in the function.PWD Minister narrated details about the the construction of the bridge before the present public.Mr.Atul Suba Sahakari Sabhadhipati,Alipurduar Zila Parishad , Mr.Mohan Sharma, Sabhadhipati, Alipurduar Zila Parishad, Mr.Sourabh Chakraborty President,Alipurduar Zila TMC have delivered speechs for the occasion.They said that the previous 100 years old bridge on Basra river had been fallen on 2010 due to Harka Ban.Present TMC Govt. of West Bengal has taken the tusk to build a new bridge with priority for public convenience.

Atul Suba & MIC PWD

Mr. Atul Suba and MIC,PWD Shankar Chakraborty

MIC told that West Bengal Govt has sanctioned Rs.9.5 crores to re-construct the bridge and the work will be completed within next 18 months.Mr.Ranjit Ghosh veteran Kalchini TMC leader along with other dignitaries were also witnessed the meeting.Latabari Anchal TMC President Mr. Niranjan Mandal(Dagu) and his committee have distributed sweets(Laddoo) and soft drinks to the spectators.