Cassian Baliarsingh

Apart from known as the IT hub of India, Bengaluru has earned a bad reputation for its poor road infrastructure and potholes that have often allegedly led to loss of precious lives.

Believe it or not, the menace is so high that a pothole in Bellandur area appears on Google map as a ‘historical landmark’ in Bengaluru.

Despite repeated complaints, the civic body has miserably failed to repair the broken roads. Meanwhile, Bengalurians are having a field day on Twitter as they shared hilarious memes and gifs over the pothole menace in their city.

Below are a few memes that will leave you in splits















Notably, a 50-year-old woman was knocked off a scooter and run over by a bus due to the pothole. The unfortunate incident happened in Bengaluru's Rajajinagar when the woman, identified as Umadevi, was riding pillion behind her daughter.

She fell off the scooter as they were trying to manoeuvre around a pothole. She fell under a KSRTC bus and suffered grievous injuries. Although, passersby and her daughter rescued her and rushed to a hospital in the area, she succumbed to the injuries.