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Mumbai potholes


Pothole complaints: BMC issues WhatsApp numbers of engineers in 24 wards

June 23, 2020 2:39 am

The civic body has issued these contacts every monsoon for the past three years based on a directive from the Bombay High Court.

Mumbai's 'challenge’ ends today: Now, civic officials will call each complainant to check if potholes filled

November 07, 2019 9:31 am

1,670 complaints from Nov 1 to 6, at least 500 unaddressed

BMC’s pothole challenge, Rs 500 reward if not fixed in a day draws corporators’ ire

November 02, 2019 2:04 am

Addl municipal commissioner says reward amount to be deducted from salary of officials, contractors concerned.

Maharashtra: NCP's Dhananjay Munde, Supriya Sule attack Fadnavis govt over potholed roads

September 01, 2018 5:29 pm

Taking a swipe at the Devendra Fadnavis government, Munde said that the former would take note of the pothole problem plaguing the roads of the state only after it finds a mention in the Guinness World Records.

Notes from the Suburbs: Authorities doing little to repair potholes, solve traffic snarls, say Thane commuters

August 30, 2018 3:36 am

Civic officials have taken up the task of filling the potholes at the earliest. Residents, however, feel that the steps are too few, too late.

Mumbai: As potholes surface on Kalyan roads, civic body blames rain

August 27, 2018 3:17 am

On July 9, Manisha Bhoir, a municipal school peon, had died after the bike she was riding pillion skidded over potholes in Shivaji Nagar. After multiple protests and several warnings by the authorities, some stretches of the road were repaired.

91.17% pothole complaints attended to: BMC report

August 02, 2018 2:09 am

The report was filed following previous orders by the Bombay High Court in April that directed the state government to set up a centralised grievance redressal mechanism for residents to lodge complaints.

Bombay High Court: Pothole-free roads least government should do for people

August 01, 2018 4:02 am

The court was hearing a petition filed by Owais Anwar Pechkar, a resident of Chiplun city in Kokan region, seeking directions to expedite the widening of National Highway-66 into a four-lane road.

Mumbai potholes: Protestors get creative with long jumps, slow scooter race and sit-in

July 26, 2018 7:32 am

Claiming that protests have fallen on deaf years, residents and political parties angry with pothole-ridden roads have resorted to creative ways of agitating in Thane, Kalyan and Navi Mumbai. 

Mumbai: Scooter hits pothole, woman in ICU with head injury

July 19, 2018 3:15 am

The police said the victim had been identified as Aditi Kadge, who worked as an assistant in the administration department of Nanavati Hospital in Santacruz.