News  /  Published 05.09.22

Patchwork road repairs start in Salt Lake

Road repairs have finally started in Salt Lake. Rather than laying a fresh layer, the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation (BMC) is banking on patchwork repairs as a quick fix solution to level out the p...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 25.08.22

120 roads to be repaired in Kolkata by Durga Puja

“We have received a list of 120 roads from the police where there are potholes. The list came about five days ago. It includes Rashbehari Avenue, Darga Road, Raja Subodh Chandra Mullick Roa...
By Subhajoy Roy, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 25.08.22

Battered arteries all around Kolkata challenge commuters in run-up to Durga Puja

When the wheels of cars and buses fall into the submerged potholes, the water splashes on people standing close or those sitting in other vehicles.  On Tuesday, The Telegraph spotted a larg...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 21.02.22

Salt Lake traffic police use guardrails to mark potholes and craters

The traffic police in Salt Lake have started placing guardrails and traffic cones to mark deep potholes and craters in order  to prevent motorists and riders from driving over them. Potholes pav...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 17.02.22

A bumpy ride for Congress in Punjab

The joke in Bhadaur is that Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi will feel as much at home here as he does in his constituency, Chamkaur Sahib — the road to both is paved with yawning potholes....
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Bhadaur/ Barnala/ Nabha, Punjab


News  /  Published 05.01.22

Pothole repairs begin on Salt Lake roads

The civic polls in Salt Lake and the adjoining areas are round the corner and the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation has started patchwork repairs of the roads in the township rather than relaying the ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.08.21

STATE DIGEST: Hazaribagh hospital's new building to get a ramp

Improper filling of ditches on the road dug up for laying cables being carried out under the Jharkhand Sampurn Bijli Achchhadan Yojna has turned the roads at several places of the district into p...
By Our Bureau

Calcutta  /  Published 07.08.21

Potholes ‘grow’ in Salt Lake

At least two bikers met with accidents recently after their two-wheelers skidded while they tried to negotiate craters. Among the worst-affected stretches is a 1-km road in front of the Geographical ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.07.21

Sindri residents demand road repair

Sindri residents on Wednesday appealed to chief minister Hemant Soren and Dhanbad Deputy Commissioner Sandeep Kumar demanding immediate repair of the deplorable condition of the over 3km stretch from ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.21

Potholes dot two highways

A 22km stretch of NH14 and a 25km portion of a state highway, both connecting north Bengal with the south of the state, have been lying in disrepair for a year-and-a-half, posing problems in commute b...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore, Suri


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