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If we take into the account the momentary humors or dispositions which may happen to prevail in particular parts of the society, and to which a wise administration will never be inattentive, is the man whose situation leads to extensive inquiry and information less likely to be a competent judge of their nature, extent, and foundation than one whose observation does not travel beyond the circle of his neighbors and acquaintances?
SAKHAKOT -- The Bridge of Nawab Kali from Sheer Gharh to Chandar Road is likely to collapse due to its poor condition can take the lives of many passersby however administration seemed to be inattentive towards the issue.
The system will not intervene if a driver is attentive, but will quickly intervene if the driver is found to be inattentive at any given moment.