Chamba: Traffic on Chamba-Bharmour National Highway (NH 154A) was disrupted after a bridge in the Loona area in the Chamba district collapsed due to a landslide. However, no loss of life was reported in the incident. 

Deputy Commissioner, Chamba DC Rana said that this 20-metre-long bridge on National Highway 154-A connects the tribal area of the Bharmour sub-division with Chamba.

The road connectivity to 28 panchayats of the Bharmour area has been cut off following the incident.

This is the second incident of a bridge collapsing in the Chamba district. On Friday, two vehicles were damaged after the Choli bridge collapsed in Holi village in Bharmour Tehsil, Chamba.

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Navneet Rathore is a Shimla based journalist having two-years of experience in the field of journalism. Navneet is a post-graduate in Journalism and Mass Communications from Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla and is specialised in crime, education, health, environment, agriculture and Horticulture beats.