IN PICs: Inauguration of 44 bridges in border areas, 8 in Ladakh

Amid the ongoing tensions between India and China at LAC in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated 8 major bridges in Ladakh and Arunachal Pradesh, with 44 bridges in total. Out of 44 bridges, 10 are in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir, 8 in UT of Ladakh, 2 in Himachal Pradesh, 4 in Punjab, 8 in Uttarakhand and 4 in Sikkim.

  • 8 strategic bridges in Ladakh inaugurated today, 45 more to come up in next 2 years