Over 30 Students Injured As Hanging Bridge Collapses In Karimganj District


Guwahati: In an unfortunate incident, over 30 students were injured when a hanging bridge collapsed in Assam’s Karimganj district. The incident took place when the students were returning home from school. According to a report in India Today, the incident took place in Cheragi area of ​​Ratabari assembly constituency of Karimganj district on Monday. Also Read – Good News For Travelers: Assam Re-opens Kaziranga And Other Wildlife Tourist Places For Tourists

According to the update, a hanging bridge over Singla river connects the Cheragi area with the village of the area. It should be noted that students have been using the bridge for many years to reach other areas and schools. Also Read – Assam Siblings Write To PM Modi And CM Himanta To ‘Take Necessary Action’ As Their Adult Teeth Are Not Growing And They Are Having Trouble Chewing Food

The students of Cheragi Vidyapeeth High School were trying to cross Singla River when the bridge collapsed. Soon after the incident, locals reached the spot and pulled the students out of the river. Also Read – Some People Collected Money To Stop Evictions: Assam CM Suspects Role Of Third Party In Darrang Violence

In the incident, over 30 students were reportedly injured and admitted to a nearby hospital. As per the updates of the villagers, the hanging bridge was constructed only three years back.


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