Bellandur lake

Water and traffic issues bog down IT showcase of Bengaluru

In Bengaluru Central, drinking water, congested roads are pig poll issues along with the Bellandur lake.

published on : 26th March 2019

Fire breaks out near Bellandur lake

BDA Executive Engineer Aravind, Fire Safety official Chouhan and marshals played a crucial role in controlling the fire.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Wanted: A burning desire to restore lakes in Bengaluru

One of the largest network of inter-connected lakes, Bellandur Lake is spread across 370.30 hectares while Varthur covers 180.30 hectares.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Bellandur banks burn again, early detection leads to timely action

Another fire broke out in the buffer zone of Bellandur Lake on Sunday evening, and was duly extinguished by the fire brigade, along with Marshals patrolling the area.

published on : 31st December 2018

Karnataka likely to appeal against NGT fine on Bellandur lake

Following a meeting of stakeholders, it was decided to discuss it with the Advocate General before taking a call.

published on : 14th December 2018

Make cities liveable first, smart ones will follow

If Delhi suffers from air pollution, Bengaluru suffers from some of the world’s worst water pollution.

published on : 20th November 2018

Marshals put out fire near Bellandur lake

The repeated incidents have convinced marshals that the origin of the fires is not natural.

published on : 17th November 2018

Marshals put out fires in Bellandur lake

One of the marshals who patrol the lake said one of their members noticed the fire and put it out with help from locals.

published on : 9th November 2018

Extra outflow caused water level to drop in Bellandur lake 

Officials say the diversion of treated water to Kolar and Chikkaballapura could have been a reason for the water level.

published on : 2nd November 2018

Culprit of Bellandur frothing is thick sludge on lake bed

It’s been close to two decades that one of the biggest water bodies in Bengaluru, the Bellandur Lake, has witnessed its now globally infamous frothing on and off.

published on : 26th September 2018

2017: The year when Bengaluru rains exposed government apathy, infrastructure woes

Bellandur Lake, the largest in the city's south-east suburb, which has seen frothing due to toxic substances flowing into it due to an untreated sewage system.

published on : 22nd December 2017

Panel seethes over meddling by ‘experts’ in Bellandur lake

Technical committee set up state govt says Bellandur lake has become a site for unmindful experiments after Mumbai-based expert releases microbe culture into water body.

published on : 23rd August 2017

National Green Tribunal pulls up Bengaluru civic agencies for delay in cleaning polluted Bellandur lake

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) pulled up the state government on Tuesday and asked all civic agencies to work in tandem to resolve the Bellandur Lake frothing issue.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Bangalore Development Authority banks on microbes to stop Bellandur lake frothing

The  Authority has enlisted the assistance of a Mumbai-based expert to arrest the foam in Bellandur lake.

published on : 20th August 2017

Toxic froth from Bengaluru's Bellandur lake recedes, rain-hit areas recovering

After being pounded by a record-breaking downpour early this week, the city is on the road to recovery.

published on : 18th August 2017
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