May 29, 2016
The groundbreaking ceremony for the reconstruction of the 3 bridges along the Primary National Highway No.1 was held on 29 May 2016 at the Chuzomsha Bridge Site. The Department of Roads invited the Chief Representative of JICA Bhutan Office as the chief guest for the event. The Minister, Ministry of Works and Human Settlement and the Chief Representative of JICA Bhutan Office jointly performed the groundbreaking ceremony in a typical Bhutanese tradition. The Grant Aid will undertake reconstruction of the three bridges along the highway which include Chuzomsha, Nikachu and Zalamchu in Trongsa and Wangdue Districts.