CHITWAN, April 15 -- The construction of Mugling's new bridge over the Trishuli River that connects Chitwan and Tanahun districts is in the final stage of completion.

Officials of the Department of Roads (DoR) and the contractor company have confirmed that the arch bridge which is being constructed alongside the old bridge, is now few weeks away from completion.

Chief of the Bridge Division of the DoR Dipak Bhattarai told Republica that the construction works of the bridge in nearly complete.

"The bridge is almost ready," he said, adding, "Only a few works are left now." He claimed that efforts are being made to complete the bridge within a month. "We will also conduct an examination of the bridge before opening it," he said.

Bhattarai ...