Ahmedabad: A hearing was held on a suo moto petition taken by the High Court in the case of the Morbi Cable Bridge disaster. In which the state government took oath. The state government had submitted a reply regarding the policy rules for bridges in urban areas. In which a new bridge policy was announced for Municipalities and Municipal Corporations.
A hearing was held on a suo moto petition taken by the High Court in the case of the Morbi Cable Bridge disaster. Earlier, the state government had submitted an affidavit on the order of the High Court. All of the state the bridgeInformation was given in the High Court about the condition of
The state government also submitted an answer regarding the policy rules for bridges in urban areas. The road construction department of the state government announced a new bridge policy. In which the state government submitted a reply in the High Court on the issue of bridge policy. A new bridge policy was announced for all municipalities and authorities in the state. The state government has announced new guidelines for the maintenance of culverts.
The state government announced new guidelines for the maintenance of bridges and canals
The state government has announced new guidelines for the maintenance of every bridge and canal in the state. In which all the bridges and canals across the state will be inspected twice a year. Inspection will be done in May before monsoon and in October after monsoon. The responsibilities of the officials have been laid down in the inspection and review of culverts. From time to time, the authorities will have to carry out mandatory inspection of the culverts. The officers and authorities have to register the performance report.
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It may be mentioned that after the collapse of the Morbi Zhulto Pool, a hearing is going on in the High Court regarding the condition of the state’s bridges. in which High Court The state government was challenged that a complete investigation report of all minor and major bridges in the state should be submitted to the court. In which the affidavit submitted by the state government made an important disclosure that there are a total of 63 bridges in the state which need to be repaired.
Input Credit- Ronak Verma- Ahmedabad