New Delhi, Dec 31 (PTI) Essar Steel Monday said it has supplied one-third of the total quantity of steel plates for the construction of Bogibeel Bridge, which was recently inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: Railways Plans to Operate 36 Pairs of Trains With Additional Coaches In These States | Full List Here

The Bogibeel Bridge, is the country’s longest rail-cum-road bridge, built over the Brahmaputra river at Bogibeel, near Dibrugarh in Assam. Also Read - PM Modi Invited to US 'Summit for Democracy', Likely to Participate: Sources

Essar Steel is amongst the largest supplier of customised high grade heavy plates for the Bogibeel Bridge, which was inaugurated on December 25, 2018, the company said in a statement. Also Read - Fire Breaks Outs at Paediatric Ward of a Hospital in Assam, All 12 Children Rescued Without Injuries

“It was extremely rewarding for us to contribute…and we hope to continue delivering high-quality value-added steel to our customers. zone. It has supplied approximately one third of the quantity of steel plates required for the project,” Essar Steel Executive Director Sales and Marketing Vikram Amin said.

Essar Steel India is one of the leading integrated steel producers with an annual production capability of 10 million tonnes.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.