Hundreds of commuters will be affected by the closing of Tawi bridge in Udhampur, Jammu. Photograph: (WION)
Tawi bridge was closed after locals spotted massive cracks
Tawi bridge in Udhampur district of the north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir was closed down for vehicular traffic after authorities found massive cracks.
Locals were able to spot the cracks in due time which averting a major tragedy. They then informed the administration that took action and suspended vehicular traffic.
Tawi bridge is one of the oldest bridge in Roun Domail in the district. Locals alleged that district administration has failed to repair the bridge.