Hyderabad: A portion of the road near Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) Bhavan, Banjara Hills caved in on Monday around 5.30 p.m., causing inconvenience to road users. Authorities claimed none was injured in the incident. Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) Khairatabad Zone Commissioner Musharaf Ali said already the repair works were being taken up and men and material were deployed to fix the problem by tonight..
The reasons for the sinkhole are not known yet and it could be due to some leakage in the water pipeline or drainage lines beneath the road. Officials of Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board and GHMC are working on it, he said. Since Monday happened to be a holiday, the traffic was relatively less on the stretch. Traffic police have barricaded the damaged portion of the road..