India’s longest rail-cum-road bridge in Northeast, to be completed by 2018.
The bridge is being built over the Brahmaputra in the Dibrugarh district of Assam.
The lower deck of the bridge will comprise of a two-line railway track and the upper deck will boast of a three-lane road.
The bridge is being built entirely by the Indian Railways (both rail and road parts)
Once complete, it will greatly benefit the lesser developed areas of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.