A new road is to be built through the Himalayan mountains to the ancient valley of Zarksa. The road will provide access to the valley for tourists, who currently have to travel on mules in a journey that can take up to five days. At some point the road will have to cross the river Yeli and a bridge will be built for this purpose. However, the road builders have yet to decide on the exact location where the road will cross the river. Two options are being considered: Yeli Gorge and Bana.
If the Yeli Gorge location is chosen it is provisionally estimated that there is a 0.6 probability that the geological conditions will be favorable to the bridge construction and the construction costs will be $40….