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New bridge planned near Gokteik viaduct

New bridge planned near Gokteik viaduct

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

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Theingi Htun is a journalist who worked for two years at Yangon Times Journal and Flower News. She also worked for two years at Democracy Today News as Senior Journalist. She wrote many articles about culture, the travel sector and lifestyle stories too. Now she is working at My Magical Myanmar as a travel writer and social media executive."


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