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Shoddy patchwork to 'fix' roads irks Anna Nagar residents

After the pipelines were replaced, the trenches that were made on one side of the road, have been filled with debris, leaving the stretch riddled with potholes.

published on : 5th November 2018

Karnataka HC now sets deadline for cleaning up of storm water drains

Considering the suggestions made by the Court Commissioners, the BBMP has issued guidelines involving a methodology for pothole patching to all ground level executives of all zones.

published on : 4th November 2018

Karnataka High Court to hold special sitting to hear issues for potholes on Saturday

The court’s observation came as the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has failed to make city free from potholes despite being given more than a month’s time.

published on : 26th October 2018

Bengaluru's Kanakapura road remains in state of pity; authorities pass the buck

Kanakapura Main Road from Sarakki signal in the Jarganahalli area, over which the Metro line runs, does not seem to belong to any authority.

published on : 15th October 2018

After HC rap, BBMP officials busy counting smooth roads

With rainy days ahead, BBMP engineers are facing an uphill task, as they now have to show smooth roads to the High Court at its next hearing on October 23.

published on : 9th October 2018

Bengaluru has just 370 potholes, civic body tells high court

On October 5, when BBMP submitted the status of potholes, they mentioned that there were only 52 potholes as on September 29, 2018.

published on : 9th October 2018

Nakkal Road riddled with potholes; VMC asks residents to wait for two months

Apart from bad roads, another major problem haunting the locality is delay in shifting the axed trees from the internal roads of the locality.

published on : 7th October 2018

Potholes, overflowing drains major challenges for new mayor: Sampath Raj

Outgoing Mayor Sampath Raj, whose term ended on Thursday, said tackling rains, stormwater drains and potholes will remain major challenges for the new city mayor who will be elected on Friday.

published on : 28th September 2018

BBMP did shoddy work, filled potholes with mud: HC panel

The Commission has stated that valve pits have not been found in most areas where valves are falling in road area and generally have been covered by mud.

published on : 26th September 2018

Karnataka HC avails Military Services to check quality of pothole filling by Bengaluru civic body

The Court directed the city police commissioner to ensure the proper management of routes of the places visited by the commission.

published on : 24th September 2018

Thaliyal-Karamana road continues to be in bad condition  

The busy Thaliyal-Karamana stretch cuts a sorry figure with the potholes growing bigger every year.

published on : 24th September 2018

Retired Uttar Pradesh teacher gives lessons in selfless service

Niranjan is a retired primary school teacher who was felicitated with the President’s award for his outstanding services. He received the award from then President KR Narayanan in 1999.

published on : 23rd September 2018

BBMP's Python machines not fast enough for all of Bengaluru's potholes

The expensive machines, each of which cost Rs 5 crore, are only being used in limited areas, as BBMP engineers say they do not work fast enough to be used under the pressures of a tight deadline

published on : 23rd September 2018

Sunday showers could disrupt BBMP’s pothole-filling drive in Bengaluru

Several instances of BBMP’s newly filled  potholes getting damaged have already been seen across the city.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Pothole diktat: BBMP clocking extra hours to meet Karntaka High Court deadline

Under pressure to fill every pothole in the city by Monday, as directed by the High Court, BBMP took up the work in all the eight zones.

published on : 22nd September 2018
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