Bridge collapse halts traffic in Khagrachhari
Khagrachhari: Traffic on the Khagrachhari-Panchhari road remained suspended from Sunday morning after a bailey bridge collapsed under the weight of a truck in Sadar upazila.
Executive engineer Moslem Uddin Chowdhury of the Roads and Highways in the district said the bridge broke down at Kukuchhara in the morning after the wood-laden truck approached it.
The incident halted the communication using the road.
Meanwhile, the Roads and Highways Division started the work to repair the damaged bridge.