KALPETTA: Minister for Public Works P.J. Joseph will inaugurate the newly built Valad Bridge across the Valad River at Valad, near Mananthavadi, in Wayanad at 4 p.m. on Friday.

The NABARD-aided work was completed at a cost of Rs.200 lakh.

The bridge will benefit people in Mananthavadi, Tavinjal and Thondarnad panchayats the most, a press release said. K.C. Kunchiraman, MLA, will preside.

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