100 bridges on the verge of collapse: Gadkari

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New Delhi: Over 100 bridges in different parts of the country are on the verge of collapse and need immediate attention, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.

Gadkari said in the Lok Sabha that his ministry has completed safety audit of 1.6 lakh bridges in the country and found more than 100 structures in dilapidated condition.

“100 bridges can be collapse anytime and they need immediate attention,” he said during Question Hour.

He also referred to a tragedy where two state-run buses and some private v