Road Repair
West Bengal  /  Published 22.09.20

Ailing road to Contai hospital sparks protest

Over 1,000 villagers in East Midnapore’s Deshapran block on Tuesday morning blocked a part of a 5km-long metal road to protest the delay in repairing the stretch lying damaged for the last two y...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Contai

West Bengal  /  Published 22.09.20

Road repair for 17,000km

The Bengal government has taken up a Herculean task of repairing 17,000 km of roads ahead of Durga Puja after chief minister Mamata Banerjee made it clear to the state administration that all distress...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Hope of road repair as civic body starts survey

The civic body also wants to relay the entire surface of the blacktop from Tank 13 to Anindita Island that has large potholes. This stretch has a new water reservoir being built near the Income Tax co...
By Snehal Sengupta in

Calcutta  /  Published 15.09.20

Patchwork to cover potholes before Pujas

Damaged roads in the city will get a coat of patchwork before Durga Puja and the Calcutta Municipal Corporation has asked all agencies to complete the work by October 15, a civic official said. Repai...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.20

Paddy ‘protest’ sown on urban road

A group of residents in Bhatakhana under the town’s ward 2 sowed paddy on a waterlogged road as a mark of protest on Sunday. The incident created ripples in the town as such paddy-on-road prote...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.20

Fixed by villagers, road awaits fitness report

The villagers are livid as the administration sits on road inspection. “We met the executive engineer of the public works department and district police chief on Wednesday. They assured us that...
By Alamgir Hossain in Berhampore

West Bengal  /  Published 25.08.20

Alipurduar plans to decongest roads

Police and civic authorities in Alipurduar town will draw up a plan to reduce traffic congestion at the insistence of MLA Sourav Chakraborty. They have also decided to visit busy thoroughfares and cr...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Calcutta  /  Published 24.08.20

CM flags bad roads, calls for repairs

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday raised the matter of battered roads in the city and neighbouring areas during an administrative review meeting in Nabanna. She said she had found the top coat...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.08.20

Stretch of Motilal Nehru Road closed for 30 days

⚫The Motilal Nehru Road crossing with Hazra Road on one side and Manoharpukur Road on the other ⚫When the full stretch of Motilal Nehru Road between its crossings with Hazra Road and Manoharpukur...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.08.20

Bhuiyandih-Telco Road, a nightmare

Potholes and craters on the Bhuiyandih-Telco Road, with an estimated daily traffic load of over 50,000 vehicles, after the current spell of monsoon rains have literally turned the thoroughfare unmotor...
By in Jamshedpur


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