Potholes are back! Rains reopen craters in Thane & Kalyan

August rains have once again wiped away road repairs in Thane and Kalyan exposing its residents to pothole-ridden roads. While Thane residents plan to start a campaign to shame the authorities, Kalyan residents want their roads repaired but free of paver blocks.

The incessant rains of June and July brought an onslaught of potholes on the streets of Thane and Kalyan. There were several deaths and accidents due to potholes which prompted the authorities to address the issue on a war footing. The civic bodies in these two satellite cities undertook immediate repairs of these potholes to ensure accident-free roads.