Road Reconstructed For PM Modis Bengaluru Visit Collapses; Questions Regarding Millions Spent

Bengaluru civic body spent Rs 23 crore on roads ahead of PM Narendra Modis visit . Road that passes through Bangalore University campus caved in less than 24 hours .

Bengaluru is a city in Bengaluru that has caved in, causing embarrassment for the states BJP government and a response from Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, who also attracted the attention of the Karnataka High Court.Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, the city's civic body, has spent Rs 23 crore on roads ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modis' visit to Bengaluru on June 20.Two days before the tour, Rs 6.5 crore was spent to re-lay a road that passes through the Bangalore University campus.On Monday, PM Modi used this road to travel to the Dr. BR Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE) University in Delhi.

The highway is being redone, but the civic body is not required to pay because the contractor must redo it under liability insurance as part of the contract, according to the newspaper.At the conclusion of a separate petition by some residents against civic work, the High Court questioned whether the President and Prime Minister should visit the city and walk on different roads for civic agencies to do their job.It was a reference to a report about the money expended on roads ahead of PM Narendra Modis' visit.