Under the supervision of the Rakhine State Rural Area Development Department using Union Special Funds for the 2016-17 fiscal year, Buthidaung-A Ngu Maw Road is being upgraded to concrete road with a concrete bridge constructed.
The road is 12 feet wide and construction is underway on a 1.4 mile stretch that is 95 per cent complete. Construction is already completed on the 14 feet wide and 15 feet long concrete bridge. The works were begun by the Saidin Ar Man Company on 4 March.
Ks189.44 million was spent on this project and once it is completed, un-interrupted travel to Thabatetaung, Kakyetbet and Maung Ni village via Buthidaung will be possible.