In Manipur state, MLA Z Kikhonbou Newmai paid an inspection visit to take stock of the construction process along Tamei-Tousem road, Tamei-Haflong road, Tamei-Tamenglong road and Tamei-Taning road in Tamenglong district. The inspection visit of MLA Z Kikhonbou on February 25 was accompanied by RKH Singh, Additional Secretary of NEC P Tiken, Additional Chief Engineer and SE Sharatkumar.
The MLA informed that double-laning of Tamenglong-Tamei road would be completed by 2014 and the NEC has sanctioned Rs 54 crore for the purpose, apart from another Rs 84 core for Tamenglong-Kangpokpi road. On the second day on February 26, the MLA and his team inspected the work progress along Tamenglong-Tamei road and the stretch of the road from Tamei to Kangpokpi.
The team also inspected the ongoing construction work of the suspension bridges over Jiri River and Makru River.