Tamil Nadu Government has spent Rs. 10,995 crore for road development in the last four years, State Highways Minister M. P. Saminathan said.

A sum of Rs. 4,000 crore has been allotted for the current fiscal,he said, after inaugurating a Rs. 4.49 crore bridge constructed across Bhavani River connecting Gobichettipalayam and Kallipatty near here on Sunday.

He also inaugurated another bridge constructed at a cost of Rs. 1.10 crore in Gettiseviyur. The Minister laid the foundation stone for a new bridge across Bhavani River at Dhoddampalayam to be constructed at Rs. 4.23 crore.

Collector R. Sudalaikannan presided.