Bengaluru Roads Fixed After Man Dresses As Astronaut & Moonwalks Across City Potholes!

We’re all aware that the potholes on Indian roads and highways only get worse with every monsoon. Huge crater-sized holes often turn graves for innocent lives, killing commuters in road accidents caused by water-filled craters. Now Bengaluru is no stranger to this grave danger that needs immediate redressal.

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Hence to draw eye-balls towards Bengaluru’s potholed roads, an artist came up with a fantastic plan. The poor conditions of roads inspired 3D-artist Baadal Nanjundaswamy to recreate the charming ‘moonwalk’ with a twist.

The sassy artist dressed as an astronaut and filmed a video that showed him walking on what looked like massive craters. These were in reality, Bengaluru’s pothole-ridden roads. The video has garnered more than 1.5 million views and gone viral.

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He skillfully recreates the moonwalk tricking people in believing that it is the actual footage of someone walking on the moon but as the camera pans, one can see the terrible state of the pothole-filled roads of Bengaluru.

Netizens seem to love his creative way of pointing out the city’s faulty infrastructure.

Apparently, Nanjundaswamy’s creative efforts finally forced the government to take effective measures.

It is not the first time that Nanjundaswamy has highlighted the city’s issues through his 3D street art. Here are some of his masterpieces:

Alas, potholes are not merely Bengaluru’s roadblock towards development. All major cities including Delhi and Mumbai are struggling to get find a lasting solution for them. Well, hope the authorities realise the gravity of the situation and come up with effective solutions to remedy bumpy Indian roads.

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