Potholes(Search results - 88)
India25, May 2020, 2:31 PM
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.
India31, Jan 2020, 4:11 PM
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.
India12, Nov 2019, 4:31 PM
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.
India11, Nov 2019, 2:49 PM
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.
India8, Nov 2019, 11:27 AM
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
India2, Nov 2019, 3:55 PM
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
India25, Sep 2019, 6:30 PM
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.
LIFESTYLE28, Aug 2019, 1:52 PM
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?
NEWS5, Aug 2019, 12:41 PM
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
NEWS2, Jul 2019, 7:11 PM
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
NEWS3, May 2019, 6:08 PM
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.
NEWS3, May 2019, 3:00 PM
Traffic policemen fix 140 potholes, 15 waterlogged areas in Bengaluru
Policemen identified flood-prone areas and potholes across several spots and set out to fix them. By Thursday, cops were able to fix 140 potholes and 15 waterlogged areas in Bengaluru
Karnataka24, Sep 2018, 7:01 PM
Bengaluru municipality says only 300 potholes left to be filled, but reality seems otherwise
Fillings in the potholes have been washed away in rain, making it impossible for the BBMP to comply with the direction of the court.