As the Dhalet Chaung bridge on Yangon-Sittwe road construction was completed, vehicles can now pass through the bridge commencing on February 20 according to Special Bridge Construction Group-7.
Dhalet Chaung bridge is 960 feet long and situated on milepost (27/0) in Ann-Sittwe road section in Kyauk Phyu District, Rakhine State. It is steel box girder reinforced concrete and it is the very first steel box girder type in Rakhine State.
It was constructed in August 2016 and completed in February 2019. The strength of the bridge is 75 tons.
It is 30 feet wide and vehicle land is 24 feet while pedestrian lane in 3 feet.
Source: Daily Eleven