The traffic on the north bound stretch of the Western Express Highway was thrown out of gear since Monday morning, thanks to the pothole-ridden stretch between Borivli and Malad.

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Many harassed citizens were stuck in the traffic jam that went on through yesterday. Pic/Nimesh Dave
Many harassed citizens were stuck in the traffic jam that went on through yesterday. Pic/Nimesh Dave

By around 6.30 pm on Monday, there was an around 3-km long traffic jam between Kandivli and the JVLR flyover on WEH.

On June 28, mid-day had done a story (First showers expose PWD’s Rs 2-crore sham) in which it was stated that potholes resurfaced on the WEH between Dahisar and Bandra in less than a month after the PWD ended the pre-monsoon work on May 31.