Assam Hanging Bridge Collapsed: The hanging bridge suddenly collapsed in Karimganj, Assam, causing 30 children passing through it to fall into the river. The children were saved.
Assam Hanging Bridge Collapsed:30 students passing through a hanging bridge at Karimganj in Assam suddenly collapsed and fell into the river. The villagers saved the students. It is reported that 30 students were injured in this accident. The incident took place when all these students were returning home from school and were passing through the bridge. According to the report received, this incident took place on Monday in Cheragi area of Ratabari assembly constituency of Karimganj district. All the injured students are being treated.Also Read – 2 killed, several injured in violent clash between police and protesters in Assam; Government ordered inquiry
Let us tell you that this hanging bridge built on Singla River in Assam is the only bridge connecting the Cheragi area with the village. For the last three years, students and local people use this bridge to reach other places. On Monday, when the students of Cheragi Vidyapeeth High School tried to cross the Singla river with the help of this bridge, the hanging bridge suddenly collapsed. Due to this the students on the bridge fell into the river. Also Read – Assam: Fierce collision between two boats in Brahmaputra river, more than 100 people were on board; many missing
However, seeing the bridge breaking down, the villagers ran and pulled the students out of the river in time. Around 30 students have been injured in this incident. The injured students have been admitted to a nearby hospital. Villagers told that this hanging bridge was constructed only three years ago. Also Read – Congress will break alliance in Assam, decide to stay away from AIUDF and BPF