Two MLAs in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly today claimed that bridge construction in their constituencies has been delayed due to sighting of a snake and snowfall around construction site, among other reasons.
Bridges play a vital role in linking cut-off areas in a geographically diverse state like J&K, and the state government has consistently provided funds keeping in mind their economic importance, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said.
While emphasising for employment
generation in developmental projects, Uttar Pradesh Chief
Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday asked officials to ensure
completion of bridges started before May 2007 in an year`s