It's the same story every year. Gaping potholes across cities, left exposed by the first spell of heavy rain despite crores spent on roads, telling the story of deep-rooted corruption and official apathy. Share your pothole nightmares with us.
Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin (With inputs from Manpreet Sandhu) | Thursday November 12, 2015
After just four days of heavy rain, the bulk of interior roads in Chennai are battered and dotted with potholes. Arterial roads, which are used by VIPs, however, are in good shape.
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 7, 2015
Concerned over bad condition of roads in Ulhasnagar town in nearby Thane district, the Bombay High Court has asked the municipal body to impose penal and deterrent conditions in tenders or agreements with civil contractors for filling up potholes.
Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday September 30, 2015
These days to fix a pothole, Bengaluru civic officials start by making it bigger. Once it is cut into a more regular, rectangular shape, the 'Python' gets to work.
Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday September 25, 2015
Losing her mother on 26 July was a huge shock for Priti Rathod. The 26-year-old was returning home with her mother when her scooter fell into a pothole in a town near Mumbai. Her mother was thrown off the scooter and died of head injuries.