Roads articles

Pockmarked road irks Bandraites

MUMBAI: Devotees visiting the Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount during the Bandra Fair in September are likely to face inconvenience as the road leading to the fair is pockmarked due to the resurfacing of several potholes. Alleging that the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) contractor’s ‘shoddy work’ has resulted in craters, local residents have

Road repair scam probe finds Rs 959cr embezzled

Mumbai: The second phase of investigation into the road repair scam by the Brihanmumbai Munici-pal Corporation (BMC) has found nearly 100 per cent irregularities in road repair and reconstruction. So much so, that it has recommended sacking of six engineers (including four from the first phase) for their alleged involvement in the scam.