WATCH | First train towards Bogibeel Bridge
WATCH | Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewing the model of Bogibeel Bridge
WATCH | PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Bogibeel Bridge and dedicates it to the nation
WATCH | PM Narendra Modi takes a walk at Bogibeel Bridge, India's longest rail-cum-road bridge
WATCH | PM Modi waves Assam's 'phoolam Gamocha' during the historic inauguration of Bogibeel Bridge
3:55 PM : "The Bogibeel Bridge is a lifeline for the people of Assam. It has enhanced connectivity between Assam and other parts of the nation" – Modi.
3:45 PM : PM Narendra Modi Wishes Assam on Bhogali Bihu and New year.
3:34 PM : "We have completed the incomplete dream of Atalji (Atal Bihari Vajpayee)" – Modi.
3:30 PM: Modi remembers music maestro of Assam Dr. Bhupen Hazarika on this historic occasion and sings 'Mahabahu Brahmaputra Maha Milonor Tirtho'.
3:29 PM : Modi addresses the gathering in Assamese.
3:26 PM : PM Modi flags off the first passenger train on Bogibeel bridge.
3:21 PM : CM Sonowal credited PM Modi for completion of the project which got delayed several times.
3:17 PM : Chief minister of Arunachal pradesh Pema Khandu addresses the huge gathering and says Bogibeel Bridge is the country's longest rail-road bridge, connecting the south bank of the Brahmaputra River in Dibrugarh district of Assam with Dhemaji district, bordering Arunachal Pradesh. It builds bridge of unity between Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.
3:10 PM : Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain addresses the gathering.
3:00 PM : LIVE NOW : BOGIBEEL BRIDGE INAUGURATION
2:14 PM : Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated much awaited and India's longest rail-cum-road bridge, the Bogibeel bridge, in Assam on Tuesday. It is Asia's second longest rail-cum-road bridge.