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Self Healing Roads Say Goodbye to Potholes Automatically!


Ever faced the annoying bumps and hazards of potholes during your commute? Well, there’s good news on the horizon! The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is revolutionizing our roadways with self-healing road technology. This innovative approach promises to automatically fix potholes and reduce maintenance costs.

Imagine roads that repair themselves! The secret lies in a new asphalt mixture that incorporates steel fibers and bitumen, which expand to fill any gaps caused by wear and tear. This not only enhances road durability but also ensures smoother, safer drives.

The major benefits? Reduced vehicle damage and less frequent traffic jams, especially during rainy seasons when roads are most vulnerable. NHAI is also conducting trials to ensure the cost-effectiveness and efficiency of this cutting-edge technology.

With the implementation of self-healing roads, India is set to join the ranks of countries prioritizing advanced and sustainable infrastructure, aiming for better connectivity and development across all regions.