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Public work: Kerala Financial Corp to issue performance guarantee

The Kerala Financial Corporation (KFC) will now be able to issue performance guarantee for public works.

published on : 14th November 2018

Kerala Cabinet okays Public Works Policy

It promises safer roads that boast international standards and a construction process that is transparent and corruption-free, the Chief Minister’s Office said.

published on : 1st November 2018

Palarivattom - Kakkanad stretch: Days after Ebin Paul’s death, authorities are yet to own up

A few relatives are still at home and the family is yet to recover from the shock of their son’s untimely demise in the ‘death pits’ of the Palarivattom- Kakkanad Road.

published on : 26th October 2018

Palarivattom - Kakkanad stretch: Tension runs high after youth's death

The residents and shop owners along the stretch have been witnessing such mishaps for a long time.

published on : 23rd October 2018

Potholed Civil Line Road: The blame game continues

PWD executive engineer said due to the recent rains in Kochi, the workers are not able to continue their works on the Palarivattom- Kakkanad stretch.

published on : 23rd October 2018

Potholed Civil Line Road: Ernakulam Collector to act tough against officers

According to the Collector, if any mishaps occur due to the poor condition of roads, legal action will be initiated against the Assistant Engineers, contractors and other officers. 

published on : 23rd October 2018

Two-year-old Anti-Corruption Bureau report on PWD corruption gathers dust in Kerala

A study tabled by PWD Minister G Sudhakaran in the state Assembly on September 29, 2016 had hinted at the existence of an unholy alliance between big contractors and senior officers in the PWD.

published on : 4th September 2018

PWD hikes cost of rebuilding roads, other infrastructure in flood-hit Kerala

The cost of building roads, bridges and culverts, which were damaged, has been revised upwards to Rs 10,000 crore from the preliminary estimate of Rs 5,815 crore after the final damage analysis.

published on : 4th September 2018

Road work banned in Kerala from June 1 to August 15

According to Works Minister G Sudhakaran, this period can be utilised to invite and award tenders for the road works that are to be carried out.

published on : 14th May 2018

For want of land and rocks

Land acquisition for the approach roads is the biggest hurdle facing the Public Works Department in central Kerala, delaying the opening of new bridges in the region.

published on : 11th March 2018

Vyttila traffic reforms: Phase-II study to focus on infrastructure development

It is learnt the department has already submitted a recommendation to this regard before the government.

published on : 29th January 2018