Ray seeks early CRZ clearance for bridge over Middle Strait

Port Blair
13 Apr 2018

Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament, met Dr. Harshvardhan, Minister of Forest & Environment recently. He apprised the Minister that out of two major bridges, one each on the creek of Middle Strait and Humphrey Strait, the work for construction of Bridge on the creek of Middle Strait is delayed due to non-receipt of CRZ clearance from the Ministry. He further added that construction of the two bridges on National Highway is  very important for not only in view of merely provision of road connectivity, but also for strategic importance and over all development of A & N Islands. Dr. Harshavardhan, Minister of Forest & Environment assured to expedite the matter for releasing the CRZ clearance for construction bridge on the creek of Middle Strait.