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₹18.65-cr. plan to repair regulator

Part of measures planned in the Bharathapuzha in light of 2018 and 2019 floods The Water Resources Department on Wednesday announced a ₹18.65-crore project for carrying out repairs on the Velliyamkallu regulator at Thrithala in Palakkad district. This was part of a slew of measures planned in the Bharathapuzha river in the light of the […]

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‘Repair defunct traffic signals’

Have you noticed that the signal near Vijaya Raghava Road has not been functioning for some time? This is an important route for those heading to different directions from Anna Salai. Staff from the Reserve Bank Staff College and other motorists take a u-turn here to reach T. Nagar via Vijaya Raghava Road and proceed […]

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Demand for speedy repair of roads in Ernakulam

The District Development Committee (DDC), which met here on Saturday with District Collector K. Mohammed Y. Safirulla as convenor, was of the view that the condition of roads in the district should be improved immediately. Though rain may mar road repair work, potholes should be filled, and tarring should be completed once rain stops, it […]

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BMC to start repair work on 1,343 roads in October

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will start reconstruction and resurfacing work on 1,343 roads, covering 507 km in length, from October, a civic official said Wednesday. The works would be carried out in phases. “The tendering process for 624 works along 202.31-km of roads has already begun,” the official said. He said the remaining 719 […]

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Badlapur foot overbridge near Mumbai to shut for repairs

Commuters at Badlapur station are likely to face some inconvenience Thursday onwards as the foot overbridge (FOB) at the station will soon undergo repairs. “The middle FOB connecting platforms 1, 2 and 3 will be closed from August 9 to September 3 for carrying out repairs. Therefore, passengers are requested to kindly bear with the […]