Saturday, Jan 28, 2023

Delhi roads


In pipeline under streetscaping project, butterfly zones along Delhi roads

December 10, 2022 8:01 am

The Public Works Development has decided to start the Butterfly Zone project from road number 59 at Old Wazirabad in North Delhi, road number 58 at Surajmal Vihar in East Delhi and Nelson Mandela road in South Delhi.

Will take few more days to clear all damaged trees from Delhi roads: Civic agencies

June 02, 2022 11:22 am

Around 300 trees and thousands of branches were uprooted and damaged in the heavy storm on Monday evening. Of the total, 100 trees were affected in New Delhi and Lutyens zone alone.

Delhi road infrastructure projects to get boost in this budget

March 24, 2022 7:49 am

In last year’s budget, the Delhi government earmarked Rs 9,394 crore, a 14% share of the total budget, for development of transport infrastructure, roads and bridges.

Heading home from Holi celebration, mother, son killed in road accident

March 20, 2022 9:32 am

Police said that the incident took place around 8.50 pm at Baba Banda Singh Bahadur flyover. The family were returning home from Holi celebrations when the car, a Tata Nexon, hit the autorickshaw and its occupants fled the spot. The car hit another vehicle as well.

Taking stern view of delayed projects, Sisodia tells PWD to expedite road repairs

March 12, 2022 1:42 am

Weeks after taking charge as PWD Minister, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has “strictly” directed the department to expedite all repair work on roads, including re-laying/re-carpeting, pothole and patch repairs, by March 17.

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.