Pamban Bridge – gateway to Rameswaram island

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Pamban Bridge connects the mainland to Rameswaram island. It is 2.065 km long and was the first sea bridge in India.  There is now a parallel road bridge across the Palk Strait which is of 1988 origin. Three more sea bridges have come up in and around Mumbai: Bandra, Vashi and Airoli. …