BBMP measures reduce parking in No Parking Zones

Problem of parking in No Parking Zones reduce after effective towing of vehicles Bangalore, April 13, 2018: The number of vehicles parked in No Parking Zones has significantly reduced in the past year, owing to effective measures taken by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) restrictions. As per Bangalore Traffic Police statistics, the number of […]

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Hefty fine forces denizens to follow traffic signals

There has been a dip in traffic defaulter cases following the imposition of a heavy fine. Bangalore, April 12, 2018:  The Bangalore Traffic Police reports a fall in the number of cases of signal jumping following the increase in fine. The statistics of the Bangalore Traffic Police show that in the year 2016 722738 signal […]

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Broken-down air filling machines leave motorists disgruntled

The machines have been out of order for a long time. In some, the displays don’t work. Bangalore, April 11, 2018: Air filling machines in some fuel stations across the city have been out of order for over a year inconveniencing those looking to fill air. “The machines haven’t been working for a long time. […]

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Street children shine in the YMCA summer camp

Along with various activities, a free health check too has been planned. Bangalore, April 09, 2018: The number of street children participating in the 34th Annual Summer Camp organized by the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) has risen this year. “Last year the number of street children participated was 86 where as this year the […]

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Wheels dominate city’s footpaths

More than Rs. 200 can be charged if a vehicle is parked on the pavement. Bangalore, March 22, 2018: Vehicles are continued to be parked on pavements across Bangalore inconveniencing pedestrians despite repeated warnings from the traffic police. For instance, in Seshadripuram, two wheelers are parked on the pavement making it difficult for pedestrians to walk. Also, […]

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BSNL contract workers protest reduction in wages

The decision to be implemented in April will reduce the wages of the contract workers by 20 per cent. Bangalore, 15 March 2018: More than 200 contract workers of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. staged a protest outside the Chief General Manager’s office today against the government’s decision to reduce their wages by 20 per cent. […]

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Bangaloreans feel road safer than pavements.

No action taken against riders using city pavements Bangalore,  March 15, 2018: Bangalore Traffic police’s move to cancel licenses for riding on pavements has done little to make pavements safe for pedestrians as bikers still ride on footpaths. The Bangalore Traffic Police has recorded 99 cases of bikers riding on pavements and 12 such cases […]

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