Potholes

Rajamunda-Barkote section of NH-143 in Odisha nightmare for commuters

In 2005-06, the improvement of a total stretch of 126 km of NH 143 from Birmitrapur to Barkote was approved and included in the National Highway Development Project -IV.

published on : 4th July 2022

Potholes on 847 km of Bengaluru roads: BBMP

The BBMP on Thursday informed the Karnataka HC that it has identified 847 km stretches of road riddled with potholes, which need repair.

published on : 1st July 2022

Six years later, kin awaits BBMP compensation

Frustrated with the delay, the victim’s younger brother Sibgathullah said, “I think I will have to grease the palms of officials to get compensation.”

published on : 28th June 2022

Karaikal covers potholes on roads ahead of Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin's visit

According to sources, the Chief Minister will start his trip from Tiruchy and will visit Velankanni in Nagapattinam on Monday evening.

published on : 30th May 2022

2018 potholes in Bengaluru need long-term repair plan

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) Special Commissioner, projects, P N Ravindra on Tuesday said that so far 10,282 potholes have been surveyed and the count is till on. 

published on : 18th May 2022

Pothole-ridden stretch on Cuttack-Paradip State Highway poses risk to commuters

Slum dwellers of Balijhar and Bauriapalanda have alleged that the road has turned into a virtual death trap with huge potholes and craters.

published on : 13th May 2022

Potholes, rain make Bengaluru streets a trap

Two celebs hospitalised with injuries past week; Singer suffers deep gash and bruises  

published on : 12th May 2022

Potholes are not holes but pits, says new BBMP chief Tushar Girinath

Girinath says agency will focus on infrastructure and solid waste management

published on : 7th May 2022

Stormwater drains work delays re-laying Kombaipatti junction road in Salem

Hundreds of heavy and light vehicles ply this road daily. But a km of this stretch between NGGO Colony Road and Kombaipatti Mariamman Temple Junction is completely damaged and has not been relaid.

published on : 5th May 2022

Potholes hit motorists hard at Vazhuthacaud

The busy Vellayambalam-Thycaud stretch is posing a major inconvenience for motorists due to lack of proper maintenance.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Start filling potholes immediately: Karnataka HC tells BBMP

The Karnataka High Court on Thursday asked the agency entrusted with the work of filling up potholes, as per the work order dated April 20, 2022, to start work immediately.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Despite majority of Bengaluru's pothole issue solved, roads yet to be even

Chasing a deadline set by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai and the Karnataka High Court, the potholes were filled up in a hurry with patch works.

published on : 4th April 2022

Potholes killed seven in five months in Bengaluru: Congress MLC

Women and Child Development minister Achar Halappa said the government will establish a committee for the welfare of transgenders.

published on : 23rd March 2022

Traffic snarls galore, thanks to cave-ins

A four-wheeler got stuck on a busy road in Kalkaji on Wednesday leaving the commuters distraught and stuck for hours.

published on : 11th March 2022

Race against time

Last month, the PWD minister set one month’s deadline to fill up potholes. Ifrah Mufti visits some of the pain points and finds it is a tall task for civic agencies

published on : 7th March 2022
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