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Delhi roads


Delhi: Road caves in at Aurobindo Marg

September 15, 2021 8:07 am

Officials of the Public Works Department (PWD) said that when there is a leakage in a pipeline under the road, it leads to erosion of the earth below. The crust can only handle it for some time, but eventually, it gives way and caves in.

Delhi: 540-km of roads on upgrade radar

August 15, 2021 7:54 am

The project to redevelop roads under the Delhi PWD was announced by Kejriwal on October 22, 2019.

Riddled with potholes, Ashram road, Munirka flyover on PWD repair list

October 02, 2019 3:04 am

High traffic volume, monsoons and long-pending repairs have meant that roads such as the IIT flyover, Munirka Flyover and Ashram have developed potholes and cracks.

To decongest Qutub Minar area, Delhi govt plans two-km elevated road

August 16, 2019 8:13 am

Currently, vehicles travelling from Chhattarpur to IGNOU and vice versa have to pass through Qutub Minar and Saket Metro station.

Street Wise: In shadow of Qutub Minar, urban village that gets its name from Tughlaq court noble

June 21, 2019 3:42 pm

An urban village which has Qutub Minar on one side and Saket on the other, Saidulajab is now known for The Garden of Five Senses and Champa Gali, with its design studios, chic cafes and handicraft stores.

Delhi govt tells agencies to restore roads dug by them within a month

May 04, 2018 10:23 pm

The Delhi government has directed the agencies responsible for sewage and supplies of water and power to take up restoration of roads dug by them within a month to avoid penalty.

Delhi: AAP, civic bodies spar over building colony roads

March 25, 2018 1:40 am

Currently, the three corporations — East, North and South — have the mandate to build colony roads, while the Public Works Department builds roads that extend beyond 60 feet.

AAP, BJP spar over state of drains in South MCD House

July 27, 2017 2:06 am

In the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) House meeting held on Wednesday, two AAP MLAs — Jarnail Singh and Amanatullah Khan — raised the issue of overflowing drains in the capital.

Heads-Up 2016: Infrastructure sectors in 2015 and what to look for this year

January 01, 2016 12:20 am

Infrastructure building in various sectors, slow in 2015, is expected to pick up this year, especially in roads; rural development projects are still waiting for the passage of the land bill.

Under Fire: Education of motorists and enforcing traffic rules in Delhi vital too, says PWD

September 14, 2015 1:51 am

Delhi has wide roads, but also problems of roadside parking, road rage, encroachments, pipeline bursts, unauthorised colonies and waterlogging that add to the city’s traffic woes.