Ahmedabad News Roundup | Medical support prepared for summer polling, heatwave returns & more

Ahmedabad News Roundup | Medical support prepared for summer polling, heatwave returns & more

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From medical support prepared for summer polling in Gujarat, to the return of heatwaves with temperatures expected to soar, to the city grappling with troubling potholes and more, stay updated about what's happening in the city with this Ahmedabad News Roundup.

Medical support prepared for summer polling in Gujarat

With polling scheduled for May 7 amidst the scorching summer heat, the Municipal Corporation ensures medical assistance at polling stations in case of emergencies.

Dedicated medical teams will be stationed at all polling stations, supported by doctors at urban and community health centers. This proactive measure aims to provide immediate treatment during polling hours.

Heatwave returns to Gujarat with temperatures expected to soar 

After a week of relatively low temperatures, Gujarat braces for another heatwave as mercury levels are set to rise. Most districts are likely to see maximum temperatures hovering around 40 degrees Celsius from today.

Over the next three days, temperatures are expected to climb by two to three degrees, potentially surpassing 42 degrees Celsius once again.

The city grapples with troubling potholes

Anantha Subramanyam K

Even amidst the scorching summer heat, the city grapples with troubling potholes on its roads. Potholes have appeared in the southern zone near Guruji Bridge and in the Bhaipura-Hatkeshwar area, prompting the municipal system to actively address road breakdowns in the Gulbai Tekra area as well.

Railway Underbridge construction delays pose waterlogging issues in Chenpur

Construction delays plague the railway underbridge project in Chenpur, jeopardizing commuters' convenience ahead of the monsoon season. Residents traveling from New Ranip to SG Highway face challenges due to the incomplete underpass.

The deteriorating condition of the connecting road adds to commuters' woes, highlighting the urgent need for completion to mitigate potential risks during monsoon.

Progress accelerates on Ahmedabad Bullet Train Station

Construction progresses swiftly on the Ahmedabad Bullet Train station, planned to reflect the city's cultural and historical richness. The station's design draws inspiration from Ahmedabad's heritage, featuring kite-themed roofs and intricate lattice patterns reminiscent of Syed Siddique’s Jaali.

Spanning approximately 38,000 square meters above platforms 10, 11, and 12 of the existing western railway station, the project promises a blend of modernity and tradition.

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