News Desk, Amar Ujala, Baghpat
Published by: kapil kapil
Updated Wed, 21 Jul 2021 12:41 AM IST
The rain exposed the Delhi-Saharanpur highway. Due to the rain, the road got washed away at many places. On Tuesday night, a major accident was averted.
Delhi-Saharanpur highway collapsed due to rain in Baghpat.
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Due to continuous rain for two days and incomplete construction works, there is waterlogging on the Delhi-Saharanpur highway, which is causing damage to the road. On Tuesday night, the highway collapsed from several places near Pali village, due to which the drivers started facing problems.
The team of NHAI employees reached the spot on the information of the highway collapsing. One side of the highway was closed for traffic. On receiving the information, Kotwali in-charge NS Sirohi also reached the spot along with the force. Police diverted traffic on the other side of the highway. However, the drivers had to face difficulties.
He said that toll is collected on this highway. Even after this, so much carelessness was taken in its construction. Thankfully no one was injured due to the highway collapse. A major vehicle crash could have caused a major accident. In this regard, Inspector NS Sirohi was talked to Kotwali, he told that information has been received about the collapse of the highway. Inspector from Kotwali has been sent to the spot along with the force.