Roads articles

Action sought against erring contractors

Taking cognizance of the current state of city roads, vice-chairman of the RTI cell, Punjab Pardesh Congress Committee, Sanjay Sehgal, demanded to take action against contractors and officials, under whose supervision the roads were constructed by using sub-standard material in the past three years (2015-2018).

NH-74 land scam: PCS officer surrenders

PCS officer Tirath Pal, who was suspended for his alleged role in the NH-74 land compensation scam, on Monday surrendered before the SIT. Soon after his surrender, the police took him to an unknown destination for further questioning. The officer who had gone in hiding is likely to be produced before the Nainital High Court.

Commuting a challenge on this road in Zirakpur

Tall claims of the Zirakpur Municipal Council (MC) of providing proper roads seem to have fallen flat as deep potholes and dust on an approach road leading to some villages in Singhpura here have become a cause of worry for commuters and nearby residents. The approach road from the Singhpura light point connects several villages,