CHARSADDA, 4 November: The bridge linking old Charsadda bazaar with Peshawar Road is in dilapidated condition due to lukewarm attitude of authorities concerned.

The bridge posing serious threats as it has been broken at various points and might collapse anytime. The locals complained that the bridge was located at a walking distance from the house of member National Assembly Maulana Gohar Shah but he was paying no attention to repair it.

The MNA, when contacted, told Tribal News Network that he had repaired it on his own expenses. He said that locals should raise against the Communication and Works Department for using substandard materials.