Bengalureans, think before using plastic from June

A BBMP health officer said many people in the city, who carry out awareness campaigns, brought to their notice that there are many places that still use plastic.

published on : 23rd May 2019

BMRCL violating Karnataka HC orders: Greens

However, they pointed out that the committee has not been formed despite the HC’s order and holding a public consultation now is a violation of the court’s order.

published on : 23rd May 2019

Water theft cases abound in Bengaluru

Illegal water connections cause an enormous loss to the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) as all this water goes unmetered and therefore, unbilled.

published on : 23rd May 2019

Unsung water warriors dive in to harvest rain in Bengaluru

The Raja Bhovi community is in demand to build recharge wells and rain water harvesting units 

published on : 23rd May 2019

BBMP forms 24 teams to clear waterlogging during monsoon season

The municipal body has instructed all the teams consisting of nine labourers each to clear roads prone to waterlogging during rain.

published on : 22nd May 2019

Over 500 cases a month, dog bites cause concern in Bengaluru

Earlier this year, a three-year-old girl in RT Nagar was bitten by a pet dog.

published on : 21st May 2019

To prevent flooding, BBMP asked to rework culvert design

This was one of the key issues that came up at the co-ordination committee meeting held by Bhaskar at Vidhana Soudha on Friday evening. 

published on : 19th May 2019

Lokayukta seeks report from BBMP commissioner

The inquiry was ordered by Lokayukta after receiving a anonymous complaint in April with a photo of the building.

published on : 18th May 2019

21 new footpaths to come up in Bengaluru

Under the SmartCity project, making the city pedestrian-friendly is a priority

published on : 18th May 2019

Race organisers go extra mile for green marathon

Winners to get medals in cloth pouches instead of plastic bags

published on : 18th May 2019

Bengaluru accounts for 26% of dengue cases in Karnataka

He was speaking at the National Dengue Day programme organised by the state Vector Borne Disease Control Programme, at Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute (BMCRI) in KR Road.

published on : 17th May 2019

Bellandur residents file plaint over pathetic roads

In their police complaint against BBMP and L&T, they say with rains already here, waterlogged roads pose a danger to life and limb

published on : 17th May 2019

Bengaluru: Composting santhe back in action

Composting at individual level, community level or even bulk generators (apartments) are demonstrated by vendors at the santhe.

published on : 16th May 2019

Not segregating garbage in Bengaluru? Get ready to cough up Rs 100

According to officials, the ward engineers will be moving to individual residential households in order to reduce the amount of mixed waste going into landfills.

published on : 16th May 2019

New feature in BBMP app to track auto-tipper movement

With the new facility, all of them will be equipped with 24-hour monitoring systems using CCTV cameras, and all information will be stored digitally at the control room.

published on : 16th May 2019
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