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2 Hurt As Portion Of Under-construction Flyover Collapses In Gurgaon

Aug 23, 2020 PTI

Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala said a team of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), the sub-divisional magistrate of the area and a civil defence team were at the site.

Watch: Part Of Rs 263 Crore Bihar Bridge Collapses One Month After CM Nitish Kumar Inaugurated It

Jul 16, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Located at Sattarghat under Kesaria block of East Champaran, the Rs 263.48 crore bridge over the Gandak River was inaugurated by the Bihar CM through video conferencing on June 16, 2020.


22 People Killed, Schools Shut As Rains Continue To Pound Himachal Pradesh

The district officials have said that all educational institutions in Shimla will remain closed on Monday as heavy to extremely heavy rains continue to lash the Himachal capital, district officials said.

Mumbai: Part of Bridge Washed Away, Traffic Suspended; IMD Predicts Heavy Rains Today

Jul 28, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Mumbai and its suburbs, Thane, Palghar and Pune have received rainfall in excess of the normal average between June1 and July 24, IMD said.


'Big Mishap Can Happen Anytime'; Iconic Lakshman Jhula In Rishikesh Closed For Traffic, Pedestrians

The bridge was closed on the recommendation of a team of experts who found most of its parts in "fail" or "collapse" condition

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15 March, 2019

Scrap Bullet Train Plan, Says NCP After Mumbai Bridge Collapse

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Sachin Sawant claimed the ruling BJP-Shiv Sena came to power on the back of votes of "Marathi people", but it was these very people who were getting killed in such accidents.


15 March, 2019

Congress Seeks Railways Minister Piyush Goyal's Resignation After Mumbai Bridge Collapse

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The Congress Thursday held the BJP-led Central and state governments responsible for the Mumbai bridge collapse, saying they are 'criminally culpable' of inaction and also demanded the ouster of Railways Minister Piyush Goyal.


15 March, 2019

Mumbai Bridge Collapse: BMC To Decide On Dismantling Structure Near CST Railway Station

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A BMC spokesperson said civic commissioner Ajoy Mehta will meet Road and Bride department officials Friday and then take a call on dismantling the entire foot over bridge near CST railway station in Mumbai.


14 March, 2019

6 Killed, 31 Injured As Foot Over Bridge Collapses Near CST Railway Station In Mumbai

Outlook Web Bureau

A foot over bridge near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station in south Mumbai collapsed Thursday evening, police said.


24 September, 2018

Under-Construction Bridge Collapses In West Bengal, Third This Month

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The bridge on Kalnagini river in South 24 Parganas district caved in the morning.


14 September, 2018

West Bengal Govt To Demolish Majerhat Bridge, Construct New Structure In One Year

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CM Mamata Banerjee said there was negligence on the part of PWD officials in the bridge collapse.


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07 September, 2018

Bridge Collapses In West Bengal's Siliguri, Rescue Operation Underway

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This is the second bridge collapse incident in West Bengal this week.


06 September, 2018

Kolkata Bridge Collapse: Death Toll Rises To Three

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Of the 24 injured, 11 were discharged on Wednesday and 13 are currently under treatment in different hospitals.


05 September, 2018

'Warnings On Poor Condition Of Majerhat Bridge Went Unheeded', Says Officials

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A section of the 40-year-old Majerhat bridge on the arterial Diamond Harbour Road caved in Tuesday killing one person and injuring several others.


05 September, 2018

Majerhat Bridge Collapse In Kolkata: Search Operations Continue For Survivors

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This is the third bridge collapse in the city since 2013.


05 September, 2018

No Construction Work Was On At Kolkata's Majerhat Bridge Collapse Site, Say Officials

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The railway department clarified that the maintenance of the collapsed portion of the road over bridge is not under their jurisdiction.


04 September, 2018

Majerhat Flyover Collapse: Why Kolkata Bridges Keep Falling

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At least one person died and several others are feared trapped after a portion of a bridge collapsed in South Kolkata on Tuesday afternoon.


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04 September, 2018

Kolkata Bridge Collapse: Traffic Services Hit, Trains Affected

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Thousands of people travelling in the peak evening hours were inconvenienced owing to the incident.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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