The BBMP claims to have removed more than 21000 banners so far, in quick response to the High Court of Karnataka’s directive to remove hoardings. What is the story behind this, and what does this mean?
BBMP has no uniform policy for removal of hoardings. The terms and conditions are different each time, which is why the removal of illegal hoardings has become impossible. Here’s the story on the enforcement mafia.
They are everywhere: On buildings, storm water drains, skywalks and parks. But no one knows the numbers, and no one knows how to stop them from coming up, or make money out of them. What’s going on behind the scenes?