State government announces grants for Peenya’s infrastructure

Small-scale enterprises and industrialists in Peenya Industrial Hub area continue to face problems with infrastructure. The Karnataka Cabinet announced financial allocations for several projects, including Rs. 100 crore for the development of the Peenya Industrial hub, ahead of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike elections. However, industrialists said that it will not be enough. . “The […]

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BBMP waits for notice after SC verdict on MP Local Body election

The Karnataka State Election Commission held an internal meeting regarding the civic body elections and a notice will be issued soon. The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike waits for a notice from the State Election Commission to hold the much-awaited BBMP election after the SC verdict. “We haven’t received any notice from the Karnataka State Election […]

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FIRs, Court cases : Fiasco behind a dying lake that still stands

Studies confirm BBMP’s plan to construct a new road violates the lake’s buffer region. Somewhere between Athashri road in Whitefield, a small stone paved road diverts on the right. A  JCB and a tractor stationed in the middle of the road hints of an ongoing road construction. Next to the JCB, small green plants shoot […]

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Waste pickers still wait for their ID cards in city

The identity cards issued by BBMP in 2011 had a validity of 10 years and will expire this year. Bengaluru: The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is yet to issue new ID cards to identified waste pickers in the city. Several waste pickers in Bangalore continue to work without identity cards, which prevents them from […]

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BBMP to set up additional monsoon control rooms

A new sub-division will be formed under BBMP this year to overlook the monsoon conditions. Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has decided to set up 64 sub-divisional control rooms and nine zonal temporary control rooms this year to address the complaints of the citizens.Apart from the usual team of staff in the monsoon control room, […]

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AAP protests against stadium damage at HSR layout

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagare Palike (BBMP) said that the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Stadium will be repaired in the next 15 days. The Bengaluru unit of the Aam Admi Party (AAP) organised a protest in front of the BBMP office at Hosur-Sarjapur Road (HSR) Layout after the canopy of the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Stadium partially collapsed […]

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