Is garbage crisis looming large on Bangalore?

BBMP turns to old landfills to dump garbage

Published: 19th October 2012 11:15 AM  |   Last Updated: 19th October 2012 11:15 AM   |  A+A-

With villagers of Mandur up in arms against dumping of garbage and Pourakarmikas striking work on Thursday demanding their pending salaries, the city is likely to face another garbage mess.

The Mandur villagers have not allowed a single truck carrying garbage to the landfill site. Meanwhile, there is no clearing of garbage in most parts of the city from Wednesday. Trucks carrying garbage are lined up enroute to Mandur expecting that BBMP officials would broker the peace