1 December 2023
Union Minister for Construction U Myo Thant inspected construction of the Bago River Bridge (Thanlyin Bridge No. 3) that will connect Thaketa and Thanlyin townships in Yangon Region.
First, at the briefing hall on Thaketa side, the Union Minister heard reports on the project data, construction process, plans, benefits the bridge will bring and successful cable-stayed work. And, the Union Minister gave instructions to carry out the construction process under the standard specifications, to focus on completion within the specified time and to prioritize workplace safety.
Also, Yangon Region Chief Minister and Mayor urged concerned officials to make the traffic flow consistent with the features of a city. The Union Minister and party inspected the construction works and gave instructions to place the warning signs for waterway safety.
Then, the Union Minister and party inspected construction works on Thanlyn side and called for quality construction. Construction of the main part of the Bago River Bridge (Thanlyn Bridge No. 3) has now been completed, and related works are set to be completed in the year of 2024.
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