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Doctors: Driving on bad roads can lead to serious whiplash injuries, other problems

July 21, 2019 5:49 am

Chandigarh Newsline in a series of stories has highlighted the condition of Chandigarh roads and how Rs 50.73 crore spent in two years has literally gone down the drain.

Chandigarh Congress youth wing launches drive to encircle potholes

July 16, 2019 1:14 pm

Harmail Kesri, who led the drive, said their aim is to caution people regarding these potholes as many commuters have been facing a tough time due to their presence on city roads.”

RLD launches 'selfie with gaddha' drive to expose UP roads' condition

October 25, 2018 4:28 pm

The RLD's campaign, launched on October 11, seeks social media users to share their selfies with 'potholed roads' on party-designated Twitter handle (@swgaddha)

Bengaluru potholes claim fourth victim this month: A 21-year-old woman on scooter

October 11, 2017 6:17 pm

The government has drawn flak for the condition of the roads in the city. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has attributed the potholes to torrential rains received in the city, and has promised to fix them within a fortnight.

Mumbai man, whose son died in accident, fills potholes to save others

February 02, 2016 8:16 pm

After his 16-year-old son died in a bike accident, Dadabhai Bilhore of Andheri has taken up the task of filling potholes for the last two months.

HC wants more publicity for grievance redressal

August 27, 2015 1:28 am

The methods for receiving complaints include those given in writing, dedicated toll free number, dedicated website and complaints via text messages.

HC tells civic bodies to devise pothole redressal mechanisms

May 06, 2015 3:09 am

The court further said that if the corporations do not submit their replies by Thursday, it will go ahead and give directions in this matter.

Allow complaints regarding potholes over website, SMS, helpline number, HC tells BMC

January 31, 2015 12:41 am

The HC suggested that such a system could be made applicable to all municipal corporations in the state.

Traffic cops write to BMC: Potholes on Western Express Highway cause snarls

August 12, 2014 12:59 am

Commuters travelling between Borivali and Andheri have been facing long traffic jams, and had to spend hours over the weekend.

BMC wants jetpatchers to repair potholes in city

August 12, 2014 12:54 am

The BMC had purchased three machines for spot repairs of potholes from Crafco at a cost of Rs 78 lakh each in 2008.


News in Numbers: Potholes claim more lives than terror attacks

July 16, 2018 9:45 am

#NewsInNumbers In 2017, potholes claimed more lives than terror and naxal attacks. See more: