Garbage at Tharagupet KR Market Causing Health Hazards

Vendors claim that the garbage is causing malaria and dengue fever Garbage spread across KR market is causing distress among the vendors and customers. The garbage collection by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike (BBMP) is irregular. Despite several complaints by the vendors and pedestrians the BBMP has not installed garbage bins in the marketplace. Suresh […]

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Encroached Land Around the City Causing Distress to the Residents

Locals claim that the encroachers are hindering developmental activities and causing environmental degradation The  encroachments around Bellandur, Mahadevapura, and Whitefield have been creating problems for the residents, as the constant complaints  made to the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) are going unheard. According to a public document on the BBMP’s website, 326 acres of land […]

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Contamination of River due to Dumping of Garbage

The sediment area of the Vrushabhavathi River flowing through Kumbalgudu is piled up with garbage. The garbage falls into the river and is been carried away by the waters. The people staying near the riverbed stated that the Panchayat dumps waste here once every week and excavator comes and pushes the waste into the water. […]

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Pungent Smell From Open Drain Leaves People in Distress

Residents and pedestrians claim that the open drain outside Elements Layout, Kaikondrahalli, could cause future health hazards. Bengaluru, Sept. 11, 2018:  The foul smelling open drain outside Elements Layout in Kaikondrahalli, Sarjapur Road, has been troubling pedestrians and residents for the past 10 years. According to a resident of Elements Layout, the huge open drain […]

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Garbage Menace Still Prevails, Parts of City Remains Unclean

Piled up garbage is clogging the drains on roads of Nagawara circle leading to Thanisandra. Bangalore, Sept. 4, 2018: The road adjacent to Adyar Ananda Bhavan leading to Thanisandra is covered with garbage piles on one of the plot. There is a sewer running along the road, and the garbage clearly piles up in the […]

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The City of Bengaluru Struggles to Deal With Garbage

Mismanagement of garbage in the city is creating a nuisance for the people. Bengaluru, Sept. 11, 2018: A home to 8.5 million people, designated as the garden city and the IT hub is struggling to deal with its garbage. Sohil, a shopkeeper at Commercial Street said, “Garbage is dumped everyday on the empty plot just next […]

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Road Near Chickpete Dug up, Causing Traffic for Commuters

Arcot Srinivasachar (AS Char) Street construction is planned for two months, metro and market commuters suffer. Bengaluru, Sept. 04, 2018 : AS Char Street near Chickpete metro station has been dug up for the past two months, causing major traffic congestion near the market area. Commuters, pedestrians and shopkeepers are confronting issues in the market. […]

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Compound Wall Breaks Down, Residents Hold BBMP Responsible.

The residents near Naina Terrace apartments in Trinity said that a wall broke down due to a leaking water valve. Bengaluru, Sept. 04, 2018 : The continuous leakage of water through a leaking valve caused the compound wall of one of the resident’s house to fall down, creating chaos for people nearby. A complaint was […]

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Waterlogging in the streets of Russell Market; commuters travel in knee-deep water.

Pedestrians, street vendors, and Auto rickshaw drivers are mostly affected. Bengaluru, Aug. 21, 2018: The street vendors of Shivaji Nagar Circle in Russell Market face commuting problems during monsoon due to water logging on the streets and bad hygiene conditions. Ali Mohammad, a banana seller, and Noushad Mohammad, an auto driver, said that the area […]

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