|Carries||Mokama-Barauni rail track, NH 31|
|Total length||2,000 metres (6,600 ft)|
|Number of spans||14 x 400 ft
4 x 100 ft
|Engineering design by||Braithwaite, Burn & Jessop Construction Company|
|Daily traffic||Double road track & Single line rail track|
The road-cum-rail bridge near Hathidah in Patna district was inaugurated by Dr. Rajendra Prasad, President of India. Construction of the bridge executed by The Braithwaite Burn & Jessop Construction Company Limited. It is about 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) long and carries a two lane road and a single line railway track. It was opened in 1959. A double track railway bridge 25 meter upstream the present Rajendra Setu, is now under costruction.
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