Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway

Highway or byway?

Since the ban on two-wheelers and three-wheelers has come into effect on the Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway, CE speaks to various bike riders who share their thoughts on it...

published on : 9th August 2023

Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway ban: 137 booked, Rs 68,000 fines collected

Two-wheelers riders and drivers of goods autos vented their ire over the restriction and questioned the police how will the ban curb the number of accidents on the e-way. 

published on : 2nd August 2023

Will discuss e-way safety measures with Gadkari: Siddaramaiah

Siddaramaiah said the expressway has some shortcomings as work on it had been completed in a hurry. He stressed the need to take steps to rectify the faults.

published on : 30th July 2023

Will discuss faults on expressway with Gadkari soon, says CM Siddaramaiah

A demonstration of the speed detector to check the speed of vehicles was held for Siddaramaiah.

published on : 30th July 2023

In distress on Bengaluru-Mysuru e-way? Look for SOS boxes

The system alerts control rooms while also notifying nearby ambulance and patrolling vehicles.

published on : 28th July 2023

Highway of death? 121 lives lost on Bengaluru-Mysuru expressway in less than 7 months

The expressway was developed to reduce the travel time between Bengaluru and Mysuru from three hours to 75-90 minutes

published on : 27th July 2023

No entry for bikes, autos, tractors on Bengaluru-Mysuru expressway from August 1

They will be blocked at the entry points and are free to use the service road.

published on : 26th July 2023

KSRTC bus speeds on wrong side of Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway, netizens seek action

The recent violation just indicates that KSRTC bus drivers do not care for any of the orders and are risking the lives of the passengers on board and also pose a threat to other road users.

published on : 20th July 2023

Three-member safety panel to inspect Bengaluru-Mysuru expressway

Since its opening, highway has been in news for fatal accidents

published on : 18th July 2023

Why Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway, vehicles turn into weapons for ‘murder’

They are caused by motorists who blot out everything else.

published on : 15th July 2023

Karnataka govt to write to NHAI on making Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway safe

The team will also ensure no vehicle is stopped on the highway which often leads to accidents, he said, adding that motorists do not follow lane rules, which need to be monitored.  

published on : 12th July 2023

Not  a smooth ride: 490 cases booked for violations on Mysuru expressway  

The police have registered 490 cases on vehicles plying on the new Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway for over-speeding and not following lane discipline.

published on : 10th July 2023

Soon, fines for drink-driving on Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway

Traffic expert M N Sreehari said the police have woken up from their deep slumber and are gearing up to catch those who drink and drive.

published on : 7th July 2023

Police crack down on overspeeding vehicles on Bengaluru-Mysuru e-way 

Ramanagara, Mandya, Mysuru police to enfore speed limit; 44 vehicles fined in two days

published on : 6th July 2023

PM opening incomplete expressway led to accidents, claims Parameshwara  

On the government’s action to fill vacancies, he said that Congress has announced in its manifesto that 2.5 lakh vacancies in various government departments would be filled.

published on : 2nd July 2023

Don’t pay toll on e-way, says Karnataka minister

We have no issues in the collection of toll, but toll collection must be done only after completing the project,” he stated.

published on : 2nd July 2023

Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway: Ban on bikes, autos from July

He said all the above processes are expected to be completed in a span of over 10-15 days.

published on : 29th June 2023

Highway caught up in a swarm of issues

Around 100 travellers dead and 350 injured in accidents on a 119-km expressway in just over four months reads like a record.

published on : 28th June 2023

Toll plaza worker killed over toll fee on E-way in Bengaluru  

The accused then attacks Kumar and both the parties exchange fisticuffs. 

published on : 6th June 2023