A newly constructed bridge on the Yamuna river on Banda-Bahraich state highway had developed a crack following which the Uttar Pradesh government has
ordered an inquiry into the incident, an official said here.
British firm Macalloy, which had
supplied the steel frame of the collapsed foot overbridge
outside the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, has been asked by Delhi
Government to provide details about deficiencies in design.
Pakistan wants to firm up
Confidence Building Measures at the upcoming foreign secretary
level talks with India as a top official on Thursday said Islamabad
was looking for concrete steps to bridge the trust deficit.