Bellandur lake

Desilt Bellandur, Varthur lakes by May: NGT

Committee members told The New Indian Express that they have set the deadline for the desilting of the two lakes for May, even though the NGT had earlier said the work should be completed by September

published on : 23rd January 2020

NGT raps Karnataka for letting sewage into Bellandur lake

The Bench noted that foul smell was emanating from the garbage dumped all around the water body and that entry of untreated sewage into the lake was the major cause of frothing.

published on : 19th December 2019

After Bellandur, Varthur lake to have marshals now

Col Rajbir Singh, in-charge for the marshals in Bengaluru said, 18 marshals and three drivers have been deployed, who will work in three shifts.

published on : 19th November 2019

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

Bellandur lake froth: Karnataka government gets slammed by National Green Tribunal

Gets slammed by NGT, which says cloudburst can’t produce froth in Bellandur; state told to give report on Tuesday

published on : 18th August 2017

Bellandur lake spews froth again, stinks too

Even as the National Green Tribunal has called for an emergency hearing on Thursday on frothing in Bellandur Lake, Tuesday’s rain has left the lake in a dismal condition.

published on : 17th August 2017

Was Bengaluru's Bellandur lake fire planned by landgrabbers?

There is more to the Bellandur lake fire than meets the eye, say sources in the Bangalore Development Authority and Bengaluru Development Ministry.

published on : 21st February 2017