NMC takes up road repair work on war-footing, overhauls 714 holes measuring 14958 sq.mtrs

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Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) has taken road repairing work, specially the holes caused by rains, on war-footing and urgent basis. NMC has already carried repairs of 714 holes on 14958 square meters of roads in Nagpur under NMC limits. The total roads comprise of NMC, NIT, State Highway, National Highway and others. The roads include:

Nagpur Municipal Corporation 2682.02 km
National Highway 43.60 km
State Highway 6.7 km
Other District roads 62.57 km
Ring Road (Inner Ring Road) 41.00 km
Nagpur Improvement Trust 1124.88 km

The repairs of holes have been carried by NMC on its own this monsoon. Detail is as follows:

Zone Number of holes Measurement of holes (Sq mtrs)
Laxmi Nagar 108 2618.57
Dharampeth 83 1659.42
Hanuman Nagar 14 937.11
Dhantoli 71 1332.58
Nehru Nagar 243 5339.23
Gandhibagh 28 291.4
Satranjipura 0 0
Lakadganj 4 295.00
Ashinagar 79 1548.8
Mangalwari 49 680.66
Total 665 14702.77

Keeping quality of repairs in mind, NMC has done the repairs of 14702.77 square meters with the help of Hot Mix Plant. Similarly, repairs of holes measuring 12 meters have been carried out with the help of Jet Patcher machine. The details are as follows:


Sadar Police Station to High Court 7 holes 32.60 sq mtrs
Rajiv Nagar to Wardha Road 19 holes 82.725 sq. mtrs
Subhash Nagar to Mate Square & Hilltop 23 holes 146.988 sq mtrs
Total 49 holes 256.31 sq mtrs

Roads in Nagpur belong to different authorities like NMC, NIT, National Highway, State Highway etc. The NMC has taken up the road repair works for convenience of citizens. Therefore, citizens are requested to inform the NMC about poor condition of roads in their areas. Citizens can send photographs holes on roads on NMC website www.nmc.gov.in and cooperate in road repairing work, press release issued by PRO, NMC said.