Port Blair, June22: The ADGBR (East), Mr. UC Mehta met the Lt Governor, A&N Islands, Admiral DK Joshi, AVSM, PVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd), on Jun 21, 2018. During the interactions, he apprised the Lt Governor about the efforts being made on construction of North-South axis. He assured that connectivity to Indira Point will be established by end of 2020 with construction of Major Bridge on Galathea River. If required, additional BRO resources can be inducted to expedite the work and BRO has the capability and capacity to undertake additional work on infrastructure developments including construction of Air Strips.
The Lt Governor appreciated the efforts put in by the 46 BR (I) TF of Project Pushpak and assured of all assistance to BRO from the Administration.