The State Election Commission has declared BBMP elections for the second time. Polls will now be held on August 22nd. The Supreme Court also clarified that the eight weeks time granted earlier, was applicable from July 2nd.
With BDA work completed, Mestripalya lake cannot receive water until the BBMP connects stormwater drains—a task the BBMP say they haven’t been assigned yet. Meanwhile, the Chief Minister wants to ‘inaugurate’ the lake.
Five corporations will be formed if the BBMP Restructuring Committee’s report is accepted by the State government. Apart from geographical division, the 300-page report explains how the BBMP should be restructured.
Many creatures that are depicted in Hindu mythology are inspired by nature. As Deepa Mohan talks about some of them, she reminds us of the importance of feeling the nature around us as we go about our daily lives.
Council meetings are the most important meetings held two or three days every month, where the corporators sit and decide how the city has to run. Did your corporator attend these meets regularly? Find out.
BBMP voter list has been announced. There are a few more days left if you want to modify it. Election Commission is using a de-duplication software, so be sure to check the voter list to ensure your name exists.