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Fragment of Madhavrao Scindia Marg in Lutyens Delhi caves in, tunnel found below

Site traffic police officers talked about that the half of Madhavrao Scindia Marg in Lutyens Delhi caved in following heavy rain on Friday.

A traffic police constable inspecting the caved-in portion at Shrimant Madhavrao Scindia Marg in Delhi on Saturday

A traffic police constable inspecting the caved-in half at Shrimant Madhavrao Scindia Marg in Delhi on Saturday (Photo Credit: PTI)

A half of the Madhavrao Scindia Marg in New Delhi caved in on Saturday, making formula for a 5-feet deep hole in the heart of the avenue.

What is even extra animated is that traffic police officers found a tunnel 50 metres interior the caved-in half.

Authorities imagine that heavy rain on Friday ended in the incident.

The Madhavrao Scindia Marg is the avenue with out a traffic signal located between the Le Meridien intersection and KG Marg crossing. Whereas this avenue outcomes in Janpath on the one side, the quite about a side leads towards KG Marg.

The caved-in half photographed on Saturday (Photo Credit: Ram Kinkar Singh/India This present day)

Factual remaining month, heavy downpour had ended in a an identical cave-in at Ashoka Freeway in Lutyens Delhi. Officers had claimed at the time that the cave-in modified into a outcomes of an explosion in the sewer line.

Instances of roads in VVIP areas caving in were on the upward push these previous few years. Primarily, heavy rains had even swept away a home in ITO earlier this twelve months.

The Indian Meteorological Division (IMD) estimates that Delhi will peep medium rain in the sooner days of September.

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