Tag: flyovers

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  • Lethal shortcuts

    Lethal shortcuts

    When commissioned, flyovers or traffic over-bridges prove a boon, eliminating bottlenecks and serving as shortcuts in choked streets: no wonder they are in favour with traffic authorities in most Indian cities. Unfortunately, notoriously inefficient management has resulted in shortcuts being taken when building them, resulting in under-construction facilities actually becoming shortcuts to death ~ as …

    May 23, 2018
  • Delhi PWD orders inspection of all its flyovers

    Delhi PWD orders inspection of all its flyovers

    The Delhi government’s Public Works Department has directed field-inspection of all its flyovers in the national capital, days after gaps were detected on the Lajpat Nagar and Akshardham flyovers. The department has asked its engineers that gaps on any flyover should be attended to immediately, to ensure the safety of motorists. Last month, a 10-feet-long …

    January 28, 2018