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a hindrance to speeding created by a crosswise ridge in the surface of a roadway

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The residents told on Monday that dozens of speed breakers had been constructed on the five kilometer Amankot-Mohib Banda road, which falls in the constituency PK-13 of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak Minister, creating numerous problems for motorists and people of the area.
I would like to request the authorities to make sure that the speed breakers are placed at the most appropriate spots and to provide proper signage about their presence.
For months, we have been demanding new buses and speed breakers since the road in front of the school is a highway, but nothing has been done," he said.
The authorities should also put up billboards to warn motorists about the speed breakers.
As no warning signs, reflectors and speed breakers have been erected on U-turns; therefore, road accidents have become routine matter.
As for the complainant's request to implement speed breakers or pedestrian signals on the four-way junction facing Ajeeb Store, we would like to notify the complainant that the ministry has already performed a traffic study on Zubara Avenue following a visit to the location.
The only speed breaker on the entire stretch of road is located near a mosque at the beginning of the street.
Speed breakers Despite the effort made by authorities to regulate traffic in residential areas, many residents say speed breakers have not been installed in their areas.
Citizens have demanded immediate construction of speed breakers and installation of reflectors on U-turns at this busiest high way to curb road accidents menace.
Blinded by this unfulfilled dream, he's setting up speed breakers to make Narendra Modi's ride to the top office difficult.
The SGUC meanwhile said speed breakers at key residential areas are essential for the safety of the residents and should not be removed.
Tenders are invited for providing thermoplastic paints to speed breakers and caution boards at speed breakers at manuguru khammam dist telangana state
Rangers' personnel had also removed several speed breakers from Tannery Road, Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai Road and other areas in Lyari.
The road accidents can only be averted if the speed of the passing vehicles and trucks is retarded and only speed breakers and reflectors are effective medium to force the drivers to slow down their speed.
The accident happened in the same area on Khobar Road where residents have been pressing for construction of speed breakers.