The petitioner has stated that movement of vehicles wasn’t permitted in view of the lockdown restrictions and also to ensure cleanliness and greenery of the park.
Members of Cubbon Park Welfare Association have alleged that sewage water is entering and stagnating in Cubbon Park.
Ashish Verma, Associate Professor, Transportation Systems Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, IISc.
However, this has not gone down well with citizen group Heritage Bekuwhich has decided to hold a gathering against allowing vehicles in the park, at 8.30 am on Wednesday.
Open only to cyclists, pedestrians; citizens also traffic-free lung space
In a major victory to citizens’ organisations, the State government on Monday decided to temporarily reimpose restrictions on traffic in Cubbon Park.
Priya said that a dipstick study showed there was hardly any impact on traffic due to the restrictions imposed during the lockdown.
Bengalureans queued up outside Lalbagh Botanical Gardens on Tuesday morning from as early as 6 am to take a walk for the first time after the lockdown norms were relaxed.
The identities of the senior police officer and others who visited the city's Cubbon Park were not revealed.
“While in the past we have been conducting this event once or twice a year, in 2020, we want to hold an event on this line at least three-four times.
Karnataka Housing and Horticulture minister V Somanna was upset on seeing dog poop all over Cubbon Park.
Child got separated from mother, was luckily found by woman who kept him safe in park; prompt action by police in uniting duo appreciated
A pet licence, recommended by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, is not yet mandatory in the city, but is likely to be made a rule soon.