Pothole

Holesome capital! Rains fill potholes, make matters worse for commuters

Unexpected rain has worsened the conditions of city roads as huge potholes have formed posing a threat to motorists in many parts of the capital.

published on : 21st October 2021

AAP leads protest with ‘Pothole Habba’

Citizens from various parts of Bengaluru joined hands with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday to stage a protest with a difference -- Pothole Habba. 

published on : 21st October 2021

BBMP officials told to ready micro plan on potholes

The meeting was held a day after the CM visited HSR Layout which was severely affected over the last few days due to heavy rainfall, especially Sectors 4 and 6. 

published on : 20th October 2021

BBMP hits a pothole, tells motorists to ride carefully

The BBMP officials TNIE spoke to revealed that most of the bitumen is being used by contractors who have been assigned major road works.

published on : 20th October 2021

Short-lived relief for Tiruchy city as potholes reemerge within months of road relaying

Road safety activists point to a lack of milling process prior to relaying as the major cause for roads like Anna Nagar Main Road suffering potholes in the same spots once again.

published on : 13th October 2021

Pothole claims teenage girl's life in Bengaluru, second death at same spot in 48 hours

The deceased has been identified as Nubia, 17, a resident of Goripalya off Mysuru Road in the city. Her sister Afrin, 15, and Ahran, who was riding the vehicle, sustained serious injuries.

published on : 8th October 2021

Task force to look into Bengaluru’s potholed roads: Bommai

Decries Ch’nagar jinx theory, asks if those who avoided visit have power permanently  

published on : 7th October 2021

Only 198 potholes left in Bengaluru? So claims BBMP

Gupta and the BBMP engineering team were however, unable to share the details of the number of potholes that have been filled up on the sub-arterial roads.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Maharashtra: Pothole kills mother-son duo on way home after Lord Ganesh 'darshan' at kin's place

When they reached Mankoli junction, their two-wheeler skidded off the road after hitting a pothole and both of them fell down.

published on : 17th September 2021

Arterial roads to be free of potholes in a week: Palike

 The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has assured Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar that the city will have 1,344 km of pothole-free roads by September 20.

published on : 14th September 2021

Potholes filling work intensified in Bengaluru

On Wednesday, BBMP Chief Commissioner Gaurav Gupta along with MLA Akhananda Srinivasmurthy and road engineer Prahalad , inspected the potholes in the City.

published on : 9th September 2021

Killer pothole snuffs out senior citizen’s life in Bengaluru

The sudden lurch caused him to lose control of the vehicle. He fell, hitting his head on the road, and died on the spot.

published on : 8th September 2021

No more potholes. BBMP given 20 days deadline

He was speaking to the media, after pulling up the BBMP officials for the pathetic road conditions in the City.

published on : 7th September 2021

MP: Women hold catwalk protest on potholed roads of Bhopal locality

In videos circulating on social media, woman and children can be seen walking on the roads filled with potholes, with some of them falling as well.

published on : 6th September 2021

Bengaluru civic body chief Gaurav Gupta directs zonal commissioners to fill potholes

The directives issued stated that BBMP has given out contracts and sourcing materials is not a challenge. Thus arterial, sub-arterial and high-density corridors should be immediately addressed.

published on : 5th September 2021
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