Dinshaw Cawasji, President of The Bangalore Parsee Zoroastrian Anjuman narrates the history of Parsees; how they took refuge in a small coastal town in Gujarat after agreeing to several conditions laid down by the then Maharaja of Sanjan.
Transport Minister R Ashoka said this in response to being pressed on his party’s position on ABIDE’s proposal to have local areas within wards elect citizens into a ward committee chaired by the elected councilor.
In a free-wheeling interview with Citizen Matters, major-league state politician R Ashoka, Transport Minister in the state cabinet, talks on a range of transportation issues including BMTC plans and new initiatives.
Only the rarest cases of official abuse of power and negligence seem to result in stringent punishment and criminal conviction. In this interview, Lokayukta Santosh Hegde exposes legal truths that Bangalore’s bosses would rather you not know.