A long queue of vehicles was seen on the Pathankot-Mandi national highway following a traffic jam near Maranda on Monday.
In a big reprieve to the city residents from the traffic problem on the National Highway no. 1, the work on 3.20-km long PAP -Rama Mandi Flyover would be completed within next six months.
Even as the district administration had identified alternative routes to divert heavy traffic and ensure smooth movement of vehicles on the Parwanoo-Solan national highway (NH-22), the plan remained only on paper.
W4ith broken roads giving an open invitation to mishaps, district BJP vice-president Parminder Mehta blamed the Municipal Corporation (MC) for not taking any concrete measures.
Residents of the area under the banner of the Samrala Social Welfare Society on Sunday staged a protest and burnt the effigy of the state government in front of the Congress office at Samrala against the bad condition of roads of the area.
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).
CHENNAI: The next round of meeting between the Tamil Nadu government and National Highways Authority of India officials will be convened soon to discuss work on Chennai Port Maduravoyal elevated corridor, said Union minister of state for finance and shipping Pon Radhakrishnan on Tuesday.
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.
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,…
Residents of Hazura Kapura Colony are irked over a potholed road in their area.