Dimapur, May 22: The 60-meter high hill between Patkai to Pakala pahar bridge have been cut down to 45 meters during the two days of work from 10:30 pm to 5 am since May 20.
Giving an update on the earth cutting work from Patkai to Pakala pahar bridge, DC Dimapur Kevekha Kevin Zehol informed that out of the stretch of 128 + 950 km, a stretch of 129 + 300 km has been opened along the Patkai to Pakala pahar bridge route.
The DC said ten excavators along with two rock breakers and 15 dumpers are working at the site. On Tuesday night, 245 trips of rocks/soil were transported from the site.
The DC Dimapur had earlier restricted the vehicular movement from 10:30 pm to 5 am from May 20 to June 20 on the stretch of the road.
(Page News Service)