A watery Independence Day in S T Bed Layout

August 16, 2017 Ammu Joseph 1

What happens when residential layouts are built on rajakaluves or lakes? Water flows where it wants to, and thoughtless development takes its toll. S T Bed Layout in Koramangala flooded in the rain that lashed the city of Bengaluru, and people are struggling with no access to power and water. »


Why did BBMP and Urban Development Department apologise to Green court?

April 20, 2017 Shree D N 2

Karnataka government and BBMP say sorry to NGT for being presumptive about NGT’s authority. But what about the conclusion – is the buffer zone rule applicable retrospectively? Should building sanctions – those given recently or are in progress, in the new buffer zone regulations be cancelled? The confusion has only increased. »