Potholes(Search results - 91)
BusinessSep 9, 2021, 12:00 PM IST
Mercedes-Benz to bring new alert function against potholes in communication system
As every motorist is aware, potholes are a genuine safety concern that can damage a vehicle's tyres or suspension. As a result, Mercedes has chosen to begin alerting consumers about potholes.
Positive StoriesAug 25, 2021, 5:51 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Cops step forward, pool money to fix potholes on roads
According to media reports, police officers took it upon themselves to respond to citizens' cries and the fatal depressions on the Nuzvid highway, including areas such as Vissannapeta, Mylavaram and Agiripalli.
IndiaAug 20, 2020, 5:56 PM IST
608 potholes of Bengaluru: BBMP commissioner gives engineers 15-day deadline to fix up roads
After getting a hot bitumen mix plant ready in BBMP limits, the commissioner of the civic body has set a deadline of 15 days to zonal engineers to have the pothole issue fixed. He said he will take up weekly review meetings on road conditions.
IndiaMay 25, 2020, 2:31 PM IST
Already fighting COVID-19 crisis, Bengaluru’s BBMP faces decades old rain related civic issues again
Come June, residents of Bengaluru will have to encounter a number of civic issues, from clogged drains, water logging, tree uprooting and increase in potholes. With rains round the corner and already over 75% of staff engaged in dealing with COVID-19 cases, people look to the skies in prayer given the track record of authorities.
IndiaJan 31, 2020, 4:11 PM IST
Asianet Newsable impact: Authorities get cracking; crater-ridden road asphalted after media report
The crater-ridden roads that remained unattended for over two years have finally been fixed after Asianet Newsable published a report. The report was published on August 16, 2019, following which the public representatives exerted pressure on officials to asphalt the road in LB Shastrinagar.
IndiaNov 12, 2019, 4:31 PM IST
BBMP's deadline drama: Repaired pothole caves in within 24 hours of repair
BBMP's shoddy work in filling up potholes lies exposed through Asianet Newsable's reality check. A fixed pothole on Mother Teresa Road in Richmond Town caved in within 24 hours of repair. On the same stretch, another repaired pothole was dug up, filled with stones and tree branches used to cover it up.
IndiaNov 11, 2019, 2:49 PM IST
BBMP misses November 10 deadline to fill up potholes; mayor blames Metro work
With the November 10 deadline to fill up all potholes in BBMP limits over, the civic body has many more such dangerous potholes left. The BBMP commissioner says majority of the potholes have been covered and the remaining will be finished in the coming days. Mayor Gautam Kumar Jain blamed metro work for the delay in a few areas and said small repair will not help and complete asphalting will be taken up shortly.
IndiaNov 8, 2019, 11:27 AM IST
Bengaluru: Repair work on Sumanahalli flyover to begin soon
BBMP will start repairing the Sumanahalli flyover by November 9, much to the relief of commuters. A part of Sumanahalli flyover had collapsed last week
IndiaNov 2, 2019, 3:55 PM IST
Death trap awaiting motorists on Sumanahalli Bridge in Bengaluru
Pothole turns into crater in Bengaluru's Sumanahalli Bridge, debris fall on road below during peak traffic hours, no mishaps
IndiaSep 25, 2019, 6:30 PM IST
Residents use tyres to cover caved-in roads that were part of Karnataka chief minister’s rounds
As BWSSB dug up repaired roads in Horamavu a day after chief minister BS Yediyurappa did his rounds in Bengaluru, it caved in a few days ago following the rains. To avoid motorists getting stuck and to avert a tragedy, residents have used old tyres to cover potholes.
LIFESTYLEAug 28, 2019, 1:52 PM IST
Bengaluru Speaks: Here is one big solution for potholes
With most roads in the city dotted with potholes, Bengalureans are suffering during their travel from place to another. What can be the one big solution for potholes in the city?
NEWSAug 5, 2019, 12:41 PM IST
PubliCity: Travel time in BMTC buses to get longer due to plethora of problems
The BMTC buses have lost a whopping 12 kilometres of travel time daily in the last few years. The authorities say the buses that use to cover 214 kilometres are now covering only 202 kilometres. Due to bad roads, potholes, unplanned infrastructure and new vehicles, the travel time in BMTC will take much longer to reach a destination
NEWSJul 2, 2019, 7:11 PM IST
HC: Bengaluru: BBMP instructed to show progress in roadworks in one week
Following a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed in 2015 in relation to the condition of roads, the court began monitoring action taken by the BBMP for making roads free of potholes, in June 2018
NEWSMay 3, 2019, 6:08 PM IST
From corruption cases against Siddaramaiah to traffic cops fixing potholes, watch Bengaluru Night Cap
Activists demand justice as Lokayukta fails to act against Siddaramaiah with respect to the corruption cases. Traffic policemen fix 140 potholes, 15 waterlogged areas in Bengaluru. All this and more on Bengaluru Night Cap.