Narendra Modi inaugurates Bogibeel bridge in Assam: 10 things to know
The Bogibeel bridge over the Brahmaputra will boost defence logistics along the China border and reduce travel time for rail passengers and road users
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Bogibeel bridge in Assam on the birth anniversary of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The Bogibeel bridge will connect the south bank of the Brahmaputra river in Assam’s Dibrugarh to Silapathar in Dhemaji bordering Arunachal Pradesh. The 4.9 km-long bridge on the Brahmaputra river boasts of being Asia’s second longest rail-cum-road bridge.
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