The Fire Department is trying to source land on the outskirts of Bangalore, to establish more fire stations. It appears the city has land for everything else. There is also the usual shortage of staff and vehicles.
Residents of Jayanagar 3rd block are forced to pay hefty sum to the BWSSB contractor to restore their connection to new sewage lines. Those who don’t want to pay are being threatened and left with the stink and sewage lines unconnected.
Make the Ganesha Chaturthi memorable with clay idols, to retain the tradition and contribute to a non-polluting celebration in Bangalore. Even if you aren’t celebrating, spread the word in your neighborhood.
Builders’ community complains that the soaring realty prices will adversely affect the buyers, while the government says there will be more revenue flowing in. This will curb the flow of black money to an extent, while it will prove costly for buyers.
What caused six building collapses in two months, in Bangalore? Why does a building collapse? What should you check while buying a flat? Citizen Matters tries to help you get an insight of what is faulty construction which gives way to such accidents.