Water Marshals to Keep an Eye on Private Water Sellers

BBMP has come up with a special squad named ‘Water Marshals’ to check on private water sellers in the city who indulge in unscrupulous practices. By Virendra Singh Bengaluru, April 8, 2019 BBMP (Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike) has come up with its new drive to keep an eye on the illegal water suppliers in the […]

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If Proven Guilty, Compensation to be Paid to Electrocuted Boy’s Family.

The police are looking into the case and will hold responsible the engineers and officials involved. The officials who were responsible for the maintenance work being done in Rajkumar Park without proper safety measures will have to pay compensation to the boy’s family if they are proven guilty. On February 24, Uday Kumar, a seven-year-old […]

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Lack of Citizen Participation may cost Bengaluru its rank

Lack of awareness among citizens regarding the Swacch Survekshan Survey is resulting in fewer votes being cast from the city and may cost the city to slip in the ranking. The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has organized the Swachh Survekshan Survey which will rank cities on a seven-star rating system. The annual […]

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Several Cases of Tuberculosis Detected

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) conducted a 10-day Tuberculosis screening drive in Bangalore’ slums. The Karnataka Slum Development Board has prepared a micro-plan for a tuberculosis screening drive and suggested a few areas to BBMP in Bangalore city. Bangalore’s Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun has inaugurated the screening drive on Jan. 02 to continue until Jan. […]

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Are Schools Digitally Equipped After Roshni Project?

Doordarshan has initiated project ‘Roshni’ to provide tablets and smart TVs to Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike schools. Some schools are undergoing the process of implementation. By Virendra Singh Bangalore, Jan. 17 ,2019: Recently, TAV (Tech Avant Grade) and Doordarshan (TV channel of Indian Government) are in collaboration with BBMP come up with a more advanced plan […]

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Child Labour Still Prevalent in Bangalore

According to the City Crime Bureau, child labour still remains a major issue in the city of Bangalore. By Hansy Sanctis Bengaluru, Jan 17. 2019: According to the CCRB, labour contractors have been employing children below age 18 in construction work. They work on a daily contract basis, earning daily wages which are legally less […]

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