Bengaluru’s first road-cum-Metro rail flyover in progress, over 17,000 people screened for coronavirus in Kempegowda International Airport so far – read more on this and other news from the city this week, in our roundup
Around 300 people are now enrolled under Bengaluru police’s Neighbourhood Watch Committee programme. These volunteers accompany the police on night patrols, helping the department deal with staff shortage
Environmentalists, in an open letter to the government, pointed out that draining and desilting the toxic Bellandur and Varthur lakes would have severe impacts. They urge the government to hold an Environment Impact Assessment beforehand
Restaurants hike food prices by 20 per cent, citizens slam move to increase electricity tariff, garbage marshals collect over Rs 22 lakh as fines in January – read more on news from the city over the past week, in our roundup.
Even as the BBMP is considering BPLs on three more stretches in the city, incomplete infrastructure and lax enforcement on the three-month-old BPL from Silk Board to KR Puram could undo the benefits of the initiative.
Namma Metro is updating its systems to facilitate the National Common Mobility Card which can be used to travel in multiple modes, pay parking fee, and purchase at retail stores. Catch up on news from the city this week, in our roundup
Over 8500 trees in city outskirts proposed to be felled for road widening, BBMP trying to update its list of tax defaulters, slum eviction in east Bengaluru – read more on news from the city this week, in our roundup
ಹಿಂದಿನ ಸಾರಿಗೆ ಯೋಜನೆಗಳಿಗಿಂತ ಭಿನ್ನವಾಗಿ, ಹೊಸ ಕರಡು ಸಮಗ್ರ ಸಾರಿಗೆ ಯೋಜನೆ (ಸಿಎಂಪಿ) ಪಾದಚಾರಿ ಮತ್ತು ಸೈಕ್ಲಿಂಗ್ ಮೂಲಸೌಕರ್ಯವನ್ನು ಪ್ರಸ್ತಾಪಿಸುತ್ತದೆ. ಪಾದಚಾರಿಗಳಿಗೆ ಮೀಸಲು ಬೀದಿಗಳು, ಪಾದಚಾರಿ ಸೇತುವೆಗಳು ಮತ್ತು ಸೈಕ್ಲಿಂಗ್ ಟ್ರ್ಯಾಕ್ಗಳು ಯೋಜನೆಯ ಭಾಗವಾಗಿದೆ
ರಸ್ತೆಗುಂಡಿಗಳು ಬೆಂಗಳೂರಿನಲ್ಲಿ ಹಲವಾರು ಅಪಘಾತಗಳಿಗೆ ಹಾಗೂ ಸಾವಿಗಳಿಗೆ ಕಾರಣವಾಗಿವೆ. ಆದರೆ, ಸಂತ್ರಸ್ತರಿಗೆ ಪರಿಹಾರ ಮಾತ್ರ ಸದಾ ಮಹಾಪೌರರ ವಿವೇಚನೆಯ ಮೇಲೆ ನಿರ್ಧಾರಿತವಾಗಿದೆ. ಉಚ್ಚನ್ಯಾಯಾಲಯದ ಆಜ್ಞೆ ಇದ್ದಾಗ್ಯೂ, ಬಿ.ಬಿ.ಎಂ.ಪಿ ಪರಿಹಾರ ಧನಕ್ಕೆ ಇನ್ನೂ ವ್ಯವಸ್ಥಿತ ವಿಧಾನ ಕಲ್ಪಿಸಿಲ್ಲ.
State government has rejected the bidder BBMP chose for setting up a new landfill at Mittiganahalli. As the BBMP runs out of landfills to dump waste in, the garbage crisis may worsen. Read more on what else happened in the city this week, in our roundup
Thousands of trees to be felled for roads, government goes ahead with the NPR and Foreigner Detention Centre even as protests continue – read more on what else happened in the city over the past week, in our roundup
Unlike previous mobility plans, the new draft Comprehensive Mobility Plan (CMP) proposes pedestrian and cycling infrastructure. Pedestrian-only streets, elevated walkways and cycling tracks are part of the plan