Ministry of Construction is planning to construct a bridge near Gokteik viaduct in western Shan State, Daily Eleven reported.
The railway line links Pyin Oo Lwin in Mandalay Region and Lashio in Shan State and was constructed in 1899.
The new bridge is set to build parallel to the viaduct and the Ministry expects it to take about four years to complete the bridge construction.
It plans to spend about US$120m for the project .
Ref: Daily Eleven
The project is expected to cost about US$120m