There were eight persons in the truck during the accident which occurred on Friday, sources said.
The child and another injured person were immediately rushed to Hawai community health center, where the child was declared dead. It has been learnt that the condition of others are stable.
The remaining six injured, including the driver and the handyman, were brought to Hayuliang, where they are being treated by doctors.
The other three, including the mother of the child, have been referred to Dibrugarh in Assam, sources said.
Local MLA Kalikho Pul said that he had discussion with the Army, the BRO, the district administration and the contractor concerned about restoring the bridge at the earliest.


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