Put up red flag posts around open manholes to prevent accidents: Bombay High Court to BMC

The Bombay High Court on Monday, observed that the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) should put up a red flag post or some warning sign near or around an open manhole to ensure no person falls into it.

A division bench headed by Justice R M Sawant also asked the petitioners, Federation of Retail Traders Welfare Association, to give suggestions to the BMC if any, to adopt a better method to tackle the problem of open manholes during heavy rains or floods.