Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

COVID-19: Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike increases triaging centres to 26

The BBMP on Friday increased the number of triaging centres from eight, one in each zone, to 26, and it plans to set up 60 centres in the first phase.

published on : 15th May 2021

16 Bengaluru civic body employees, who were termed terrorists, to be reinstated

According to Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike officials, the 16 staffers would be posted at other places.

published on : 10th May 2021

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike adopts Mumbai model to fight COVID, sets up ward panels

Lists of small hospitals, dental colleges and students must be prepared and teams must be formed to assign responsibilities of COVID management.

published on : 10th May 2021

New wave, new pattern: 20-39 age group at risk as COVID-19 spikes in Bengaluru

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike data showed that between March 17 and 26, 2,408 people aged 20-29 years and 2,547 people aged 30-39 years tested positive.

published on : 30th March 2021

Structural reforms needed in Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike Act: Thinktank

The Centre for Urban Governance Studies and Policy Research has come down on the proposal to include ward committees and area sabhas as corporation authorities.

published on : 29th March 2021

103 apartment dwellers test positive for COVID in Bengaluru: BBMP chief 

N Manjunath Prasad appealed to the RWAs to act as a watchdog for the city civic body to keep a check on all those with COVID-like symptoms.

published on : 16th February 2021

Poor turnout for COVID vaccination drive in outer zones of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

Mahadevapura, Yelahanka, Dasarahalli, Bommanahalli, and RR Nagar, which are the outer zones, have seen much lower turnout due to fears over the vaccine, which the government needs to address.

published on : 25th January 2021

Karnataka Governor gives nod to new Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike Bill

According to the new bill, the term of the Mayor (once elected) will be 30 months and the zonal councils will be set up. The number of wards in the city will also be increased from 198 to 243.

published on : 8th January 2021

Move to name roads after Muslims reeks of two-nation theory mentality: BJP MP Tejasvi Surya

The 29-year-old MP said there was no dearth of non-Muslim public figures and patriots on whom the roads can be named after.

published on : 31st December 2020

Bengaluru: Citizen activists criticise new BBMP Act 2020

Citizen-activist groups and former corporators from opposition and ruling BJP have opposed the bill, terming the BBMP Act 2020 just a rehash of the Karnataka Municipal Act.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Bengaluru civic body launches campaign to make Palike budget more citizen-friendly

BBMP Commissioner N Manjunatha Prasad told media, Bengaluru has 14,000km of roads, but most of them lack pedestrian facilities, are congested, strewn with garbage, and so on.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Bengaluru civic body chief N Manjunatha Prasad flags off 'Fit India Cyclothon'

They also participated in the event, along with other Covid warriors and citizens.

published on : 21st December 2020

Bengaluru municipal body identifies, valuates its properties, assesses lease papers

BBMP identified 6,828 properties in the city and brought them under its ambit. It is also fixing the notional value of these properties.

published on : 16th November 2020

Mob assaults BBMP official while taking down illegal flexes

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s war on illegal flexes, banners and hoardings across the city, which comes on the back of prodding by the high court, drew first blood on Thursday.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Dog attacks: Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has good news, but few convinced

Palike’s records show that number of attacks falling by around 1,000 every year. But residents and elected leaders say numbers don’t reflect reality

published on : 15th June 2018