Stray dogs catch infection as a side affect

Incompetency in surgery for animal birth control may kill the dogs from wound infection say the doctors. Experts say that there have been multiple complaints about stray dogs being released without their wounds having healed. The anti-rabies vaccination and birth control surgery causing infection in stray dogs is a concern for doctors. Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagar […]

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BBMP to open budget portal for citizens inputs

Along with MyCityMyBudget campaign, online portal will help citizens to share local problems they are facing in the city. An online portal for the citizens of Bengaluru will be launched on the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) website where they can raise their voices about major issues in the city. Sri Jayaram Raipura IRS, Special […]

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BMRCL advertisements on metro premises still on hold

BMRCL is still awaiting official permission from BBMP to start advertisements around metro stations. Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) is still awaiting official permission from the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP).  to start  advertising around the metro station premises. An official from Urban Development Departments (UDD) said, “The bye laws of BBMP do not […]

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Another try to build shelter homes for transgender

BBMP to revive the making the first shelter home for the homeless transgender in Bengaluru The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is going to restart work on a new shelter home for abandoned and homeless transpersons near Upparpet police station near Majestic Metro Station. They have tied up with the Dream India Project that comes […]

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Sankey Tank: paving paradise halted

Residents and visitors are concerned about Sankey Tank turning into a concrete outpost. Facing opposition from the residents of Sadashivanagar, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has halted work on Sankey Tank’s entrance. Residents have opposed the height of the proposed name which blocks the view of the tank. A 10-foot-high board displaying the name of […]

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Social Media: The battleground for BBMP Elections

Parties said that social media will play a major role in the upcoming elections. Major parties contesting the upcoming Bruhat Bengaluru MahanagaraPalike (BBMP) elections have dedicated social media teams for campaigning on various social media platforms Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)  spokesperson Suresh N said, “Digital media today is omnipresent. With 5G being rolled out, using […]

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Pourakarmikas: Hardship allowance still hard to get

While some pourakarmikas received this monthly allowance every alternate month since July 2022, some are completely unaware of its existence. A hardship allowance of Rs 2000 for pourakarmikas was announced in the Karnataka 2022-23 budget speech.The financial assistance was supposed to start from July, along with the monthly salary of the pourakarmikas. However, pourakarmikas in […]

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Manifestos promise more for Karnataka in 2023 elections

Political parties of Karnataka are getting pumped up for assembly elections 2023 with new ways of developing their manifestos. Major parties like the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Indian National Congress (INC), Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), and Janata Dal are in the process of embracing manifestos with more participation of citizens. New to the political foray […]

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