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BMC would be asked to work with IIT-B to ensure good roads in

Press Trust of India  |  Nagpur 

today said the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) would be directed to collaborate with institutions like to develop modern technology for ensuring good roads in

He was replying to a discussion on the issue during the Question Hour in the

"There are 1,491 km long roads in Mumbai, of which 1,200 kms are asphalt roads, which are maintained by the BMC," the added.

"The BMC will be asked to collaborate with institutions like to work on introducing modern to ensure good roads in the city," he said.

He added that the intensity of rains in is very high, which leads to potholes on roads.

"Lastyear, cold mix was used to fix potholes," the CM said adding that the roads werein good condition.

"This year as well, a survey would be carried out to find if this has helped in proper maintenance of roads during the rains," said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, July 10 2018. 16:55 IST
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