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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

BBMP finds 1,416 more potholes in Bengaluru, gets time till Monday to fill all

BBMP submitted an affidavit stating that continuous monitoring will be undertaken to ensure there is no recurrence of potholes in the city.

published on : 21st September 2018

Number of potholes in Bengaluru jump from 1,655 to 3,071 overnight

On Wednesday, the BBMP authorities informed the High Court that there were only 1,655 potholes.

published on : 21st September 2018

Karnataka HC extends deadline to Monday to make Bengaluru pothole-free

The city civic body Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike informed the High Cout that it has filled 898 potholes so far. 

published on : 20th September 2018

Filling potholes in a day practically impossible, say BBMP engineers after Karnataka High Court warning

The potholes, which resurface, especially when it rains, are one of the major reasons for road accidents and slow moving traffic.

published on : 20th September 2018

Karnataka High Court warns civic body of ordering takeover by state government

As the HC had directed production of the measurement books on Wednesday itself, the BBMP’s counsel was queried again as to why they were not produced.

published on : 20th September 2018

Get rid of potholes by today, Karnataka High Court tells BBMP

The court also observed that the condition of the city roads was the same since the year the petition was filed (2015).

published on : 20th September 2018

There should not be a single pothole in Bengaluru by tomorrow: Karnataka HC to BBMP

A division bench of Chief Justice Dinesh Maheshwari and Justicei SG Pandit has set this deadline to BBMP considering the safety of motorists, after hearing a public interest litigation.

published on : 19th September 2018

With incessant rains, it’s return of potholes in Namma Bengaluru

With rains lashing the city over the past three days, potholes have opened up yet again. It was only last month that the government claimed to have covered all the potholes in the city.

published on : 18th September 2018
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