Port Blair, Mar 07: Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament, A&N Islands met with Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport, High Way & Shipping at New Delhi on 07.03.2018 along with some islanders who are currently on tour at Delhi.
During discussion, Mr. Ray, MP appraised the present condition of Andaman Trunk Road (NH-4) and its poor maintenance of the concerned agency.
He also discussed about the slow progress of the bridges/roads sanctioned under CRF.
During discussion, he also requested the Minster to expedite the long pending issue for construction of bridge between Chatham and Bambooflat in which consultant has been appointed for preparation of DPR.
After hearing all the issues raised by Mr. Ray, MP, the Minister has assured to complete the works in a time bound manner, in which he will pass instruction to the authorities concerned.