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.
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.
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.
The Raja Bhovi community is in demand to build recharge wells and rain water harvesting units
The municipal body has instructed all the teams consisting of nine labourers each to clear roads prone to waterlogging during rain.
Earlier this year, a three-year-old girl in RT Nagar was bitten by a pet dog.
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.
The inquiry was ordered by Lokayukta after receiving a anonymous complaint in April with a photo of the building.
Under the SmartCity project, making the city pedestrian-friendly is a priority
Winners to get medals in cloth pouches instead of plastic bags
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.
In their police complaint against BBMP and L&T, they say with rains already here, waterlogged roads pose a danger to life and limb
Composting at individual level, community level or even bulk generators (apartments) are demonstrated by vendors at the santhe.
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.
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.