alkajgiri. Commuters have begun to refrain from taking the main roads because they fear uncovered trenches, especially during the rains.
A Maruti-800 got stuck in a trench dug by L&T in Sainikpuri, and a Honda City car sunk in wet soil in the same area. During the rains, commuters find it difficult to negotiate the roads and end up falling into unbarricaded, uncemented trenches.
Shyam Sunder from Alwal said, “Recently the contractor dug roads in the colony for a water pipeline, but he didn’t cement it. Tuesday’s rain washed away the mud and left deep trenches in the middle of the road. Because of trenches on the main road, vehicles are taking our colony roads to reach the last bus stop of Venkatapuram. Internal roads have become heavy with traffic. There have been many cases of vehicles getting damaged.”
Shiv Ram from S.R. Nagar said, “Both sides of the road are being dug up at S.R. Nagar Lane No. 16, for repairs. This has been the case for over 15 days. Residents find it difficult to travel through this route.”
The GHMC has issued a series of notices, including caution notices for citizens. L&T and the Metro Water Boards, have been exempted from the list of companies prohibited from digging during the monsoons, and are carrying out works in Kapra Circle, Anand Bagh in Malakajgiri, and Venkatapuram in Alwal. Dr B. Janardhan Reddy, GHMC Commissioner orders are following:
All dilapidated buildings to be issued notices to take action against weak structures. Residents should vacate dangerous structures and caution notices to be pasted at the site.
Special attention to old compound walls, government schools. Vacation of school premises should be coordinated.
Persons living on slopes have been advised to vacate if needed.
Cellar excavation and digging not allowed until the end of the monsoon.
Taking jab at Mr Rao, Mr Arvind asked why he was trying to rush the municipal polls if he isn’t intimidated by the BJP or Mr Modi.
Cultivation done on 8L acres in Old Adilabad and 3L acres in new district.
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the HCA, which would be held on July 21, is expected to deliberate the issue.
Rao said the CM has succeeded in completing the Project because he emerged as a leader from the mass movement.
The DRF personnel entered the well and took the kitten out with the help of a rope.
Monsoon inflows had begun at Yellampally and it would also get water from its own catchment area.
The ACB is likely to probe the role of at least half a dozen officials including ESI director Devika Rani in the alleged swindle of Rs 200 crore.
He said it was unethical for the court to issue orders without considering Section 6.
Entails integration of databases and penalty for officials.
A new law lifting the per-country cap is before the US Senate and India is hoping that the number allotted to it will then increase.
The case was adjourned to July 22 for submissions from the Telangana government on the petitions.
Meanwhile, Anish Bhanwala claimed the gold medal in 25m rapid fire pistol category.