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The Karnataka High Court on Thursday stayed all further proceedings in the Bellandur lake case before the Principal Bench of the National Green Tribunal in New Delhi.
After reports of froth and fire in Varthur and Bellandur lakes, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Urban Development visited both the lakes on Tuesday.
A month after NGT told civic agencies to clean up Bellandur lake, there has been little progress on ground.
A woman who jumped into Bellandur Lake to commit suicide was rescued after a two-hour-long operation carried out by the police on Wednesday evening.
HAL, KCDC and a BMTC bus depot are on the list of 488 polluting industries, Bosch to reopen its unit today
The company has taken the decision to close the plant after the KSPCB directed closure of all industrial units within the catchment area of Bellandur lake
While the frothing Bellandur lake has grabbed headlines and led the green tribunal to intervene, smaller lakes like Byrasandra remain in abject neglect.
Residents in the area have called the work an eyewash, pointing out that operating just two earth movers to de-weed an almost 900-acre lake was as good as doing nothing at all.
Karnataka State Pollution Control Board issues shutdown of 13 'red category' industries near Bellandur Lake
KSPCB, following the order, had listed a total of 488 industries around the polluted water body.
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) will deploy 12 Home Guards in shifts around Bellandur Lake to ensure that garbage is not dumped there.
After the National Green Tribunal ordered a clean-up of Bellandur Lake in a month’s time, civic bodies are finally ready with an action plan.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) order to clean up Bellandur Lake in a month’s time has come as a relief to residents in the surrounding areas.
The tribunal also came heavily on the Karnataka Lake Conservation and Development Authority for being the sole authority in the world that is allowing fire incidents to take place in the lakes.
Residents living around Horamavu Agara Lake will not let apathy destroy their lake, organise flash mobs and interventions; MLA sanctions Rs 3 crore
NGT also refused to move the case to the Karnataka High Court as sought in an impleading application by Rajya Sabha MP Kupendra Reddy.