Historic Sudarshan Setu in Ancient Dwarka Opened

  •    The bridge connects Okha mainland and Beyt Dwarka Island.
    • Built at a cost of around Rs. 980 crores, it is the longest Cable-stayed Bridge in the country.
    • The bridge features a footpath with verses from Shrimad Bhagavad Gita and images of Bhagwan Krishna.
    • Solar panels on the upper portions of the footpath generate one megawatt of electricity.
    • The bridge will reduce devotee travel time between Dwarka and Beyt-Dwarka.
    • The bridge will also serve as a major tourist attraction.
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