Potholes — One problem, a myriad of issues.

Information and graph taken from WRI’s post on top 10 global Green House Gas (GHG) emitters.
ALL data is taken from Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell.
Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Govt of India.

“Extending the life of pavement through preventive maintenance can reduce greenhouse gases by up to 2 per cent; transportation agencies can cut spending by 10–30 per cent; and drivers can save up to 2–5 per cent in fuel consumption, tire wear, vehicle repair and maintenance costs because of smoother surfaces.”

Impact of road maintenance on transport emissions — Rutgers University.

All information and graph taken from WRI’s post on top 10 global Green House Gas (GHG) emitters.
ALL data is taken from Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell.
Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Govt of India.

“Vicarious liability or tortious liability means one party is liable for the acts committed by another person, because of the relationships such as principal-agent, master-servant, etc between them. As per tortious liability, the State is liable for the acts of omission or commission of its employees and is liable to pay compensation to the victims.

In the case of accidents due to poor roads in Bengaluru, BBMP is liable to pay compensation, which is the principal remedy available to the victim.”

- Bengaluru Citizen Matters

“It enables the administrative bodies to step around the main issue instead of actually dealing with it.”

When all else fails we start to call on god.

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