While more footpaths need to be developed around Metro stations, the real estate madness needs to be reduced. A higher Floor Area Ratio of 4.0 is being proposed for properties within 150 meters of all stations.
Bangalore from near anonymity in 1809, has evolved into one of the fastest growing cities in Asia. To commemorate the establishment, a seminar on the urban growth of Bangalore was held recently in the city.
At an event where intellectuals, photographers, and film-makers came together to explore streets in their entirety, many rare and subtle perspectives were complemented by some taken-for-granted, yet unique experiences.