Due to incessant rain for the past few weeks NH 54 road near Kalachand, 40 kms from here in Dima Hasao district of Assam sunk to 3.5 metres deep.
One side of the said road, around 130 metres stretch sunk due to inland water way beneath the road, however no traffic is affected.
Other hand the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) under the supervision of Regional Officer, Lumding division Alok Kumar had immediately initiated the restoration work by engaging construction firm M.R Construction and full swing is on to restore the road.
In the month of June NHAI had awarded Ratna Infrastucture for maintenance of 25 kms stretch road in between Jatinga and Nrimbanglo for one year at the tune of Rs. 24 crores but no improvement is seen till date.