Dimapur-Jalukie road the shortest route connecting Dimapur and Peren districts via Khopanala and Assam Rifles training centre and school (ARTC&S), Shoxuvi which remained completely blocked for most part of the year has been restored.
Following the completion of the road constructed between 2005-09 all vehicles traveling between the two districts were plying on the said route.
However, the hill section of the road, about 13 kilometers stretch was completely cut off because of landslide in many places thus forcing vehicles to use the old and much longer route to Jalukie and Peren.
The restoration works which is on the verge of completion were led Public Works Department (Road & Bridges), Dimapur division with the initiative of Engineer C. Kelhoupu Rio, Executive Engineer, (Road & Bridges) Dimapur and Er. L. Kaito Zhimo, SDO (Road & Bridges), I/c Dhansiripar sub-division.
Meanwhile, Phushito Zhimomi, president, Aqahuto Area GB’s Union has on behalf of the public of Aqahuto area expressed gratitude to Engineer C. Kelhoupu Rio and Engineer L. Kaito Zhimo for their attempt to restore the road.