Hanging bridge across Lamhetaghat to be completed within 7 days: Collector

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 16 May 2018 10:27:27


Staff Reporter

The orders to start construction of hanging bridge across Lamhetaghat would be issued within 7 days, Collector Chhavi Bhardwaj has given assurance to members of Maan Narmada Panchkoshi Parikrama members in this context, when they handed over a memorandum to her.The memorandum containing signature of 1000 devotees was handed over to Collector Chhavi Bhardwaj during public hearing. Through the memorandum they demanded to construct the hanging bridge across holy Narmada at Lamhetaghat, so that devotees would not face any kind of inconvenience during the Maan Narmada Panchkoshi Parikrama to be conducted on Kartik Poornima on November 23, 2018.

Collector Chhavi Bhardwaj said that she said that negotiation in this context is going on and construction agency to construct the bridge at Lamhetaghat would be determined for the same within 2 to 3 days. It may be mentioned that, Chief Minister himself had declared at Bhedaghat near Dhunadhar fall on December 11, 2017 that hanging bridge would be constructed across holy Narmada at Lamhetaghat soon, its declaration number is B-4261.During the discussion, committee members said that the construction of bridge would encourage the tourism at Bhedaghat. Besides, the status of the Maan Narmada Pankchoshi Parikrama would become like those of Govardhan Maharaj and Kamdagiri of Chitrakoot due to which the area would be developed. The same is the objective of State Government.The founder of Maan Narmada Panchkoshi Parikrama Dr Sudher Agrawal, Sankeertanacharya Acharya Pundit Manmohan Dubey, Sheersh Agrawal and others were also present on the occasion.