The 5.6-metre last piece of metal was fitted at the highest point and joined the two arms of the arch that currently stretch towards each other from both the banks.
The Chenab Bridge -- having a length of 1.315 km -- will be the highest railway bridge in the world being 359m above the river bed level and will be 35 meters higher than the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Commander of Al Badr militant outfit killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla
He said the search operation turned into an encounter after militants opened fire on the security forces, who retaliated.
The Gupkar Alliance won the chairman and vice chairman's post in Bandipora DDC with NC's Abdul Gani Bhat getting elected as chairperson and PDP's Kousar Shafeeq as vice-chairperson.
Pakistan national among 2 JeM militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir
The militants were given the opportunity to surrender, but they opened indiscriminate fire on the security forces team, the spokesman said.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Wanigam Payeen in Kreeri area of Baramulla district following information about the presence of militants in the area.
A bomb disposal squad was rushed to the spot which destroyed the IED without causing any damage.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation at Yedipora in Pattan area of Baramulla district in north Kashmir following specific information about the presence of militants.
The search operation was launched after the movement of suspicious persons was detected along the LoC in Rampur sector on Monday.
Meanwhile, the Border Security Force shot dead five intruders along the India-Pakistan International Border in Punjab early Saturday, a senior BSF officer said.
On Monday, two terrorists were gunned down by security forces in the encounter after they carried out an attack on the joint naka party in Kreeri area, in which two CRPF men and a policeman were kille
Two CRPF men and a police officer were killed in a militant attack on a joint party of police and CRPF men at Kreeri located in Baramulla.
The cordon and search operation was being carried out in the orchards at Warpora and Dangerpora in Sopore area of the district in north Kashmir, a police official said.
T hree pistols with magazines and ammunition, 73 AK rounds, two detonators, 15 grenades and Pakistani currency were recovered during the operation.
The ultras fired upon the patrol party of 52 Rashtriya Rifles unit at Hygam in Baramulla around 2.45 pm, the officials said.