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BRO extends road connectivity upto Taksing in China border

Press Trust of India  |  Itanagar 

The has extended road connectivity upto Taksing in the Indo- border in Upper district of Arunachal Pradesh, a BRO statement said.

The BRO completed the extension of the difficult Tama Chung ChungTaksing road beyond Lemiking on May 9, after nine years of painstaking work, the statement said.

The road now connects a 80-kilometre stretch between Taksing circle along the international border with Lemiking.

of 23 (BRTF) Col said in the statement that a BRO team recently drove from Lemiking to Taksing for spot verification.

Work on the road began in 2009 and continued despite challenges such as inhospitable terrain, inclement weather conditions with incessant precipitation for almost nine months a year, it said.

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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 15:20 IST