Soil testing process for the upcoming six-lane bridge over Brahmaputra river connecting North Guwahati to South Guwahati is currently under-way.
The bridge as reported wil be of 1600 meter in length which will have the capacity to carry six vehicles parallely.The new bridge will reduce the travel time between the North and South bank of Brahmaputra from 90 minutes to 15 minutes.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the six-lane bridge along with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on February 9, 2019.
The bridge is expected to be completed by 2022.
Staff report, Guwahati Times.