User: technagara Topic: BangaloreAgencies
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‘TenderSure’ project 25.5.2015 Hindu: Karnataka
Sir, — The ‘TenderSure’ project in the city to widen footpaths and streamline streets has been suspended for the time being. It is clear in some cases that the footpaths are too wide while the stre...
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KSPCB files criminal case against water board for polluting lakes 24.5.2015 deccanherald.com
The Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) has filed a criminal case against Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) " for allowing untreated sewage to flow into stormwater drains and lakes including Bellandur and Varthur in the City and there by polluting the environment." A criminal case has been filed under Section 44 of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974, which provides for imprisonment for a term not less than one year and six months and extends to six years with a fine. KSPCB chairman Vaman Acharya said that despite issuing several notices for the past one year, the BWSSB had failed to take action for curbing the flow of sewage into the stormwater drains connecting to the lakes. Notices served"A criminal case has been filed and the matter will be heard in the jurisdictional court. The BDA and BBMP have also been served notices for failing to protect the lakes," he added. Referring to discharge of untreated effluents from industries, Acharya said that the ...
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Deluge of woes 24.5.2015 Deccan Herald - Supplements
When it rains, the problems of pedestrians and motorists just seem to get bigger and bigger. To begin with, one is greeted by fallen barricades across the City, which not only narrow the roads but pose a threat to motorists. To add to the misery, potholes filled with water continue to trap motorists. Caught between cesspools and barricades, Bengalureans dread using the roads whenever it rains and the solution seems to be nowhere in sight. In such a scenario, the claims of BBMP, BWSSB and the Bengaluru Traffic Police virtually stand exposed. It's time the traffic police took measures to prevent the barricades from falling or removed them to allow smooth flow of traffic. Alphonsa, a teacher with Sophia High School who lives in RT Nagar, explains how harrowing it is on the roads when it rains. "Traffic management by the police is at its worst when it rains. There are only a handful of policemen on the roads to manage a large number of vehicles. I am always at the risk of losing my balance on the bike," she ...
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A skywalk needed here 24.5.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
A skywalk needed here
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A skywalk needed here 24.5.2015 Hindu: News
NIMHANS and Kidwai approach BBMP
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KSPCB files criminal cases against BWSSB: Chief, Official in Soup 24.5.2015 newindianexpress.com
After inspecting the Challakere Lake, Karnataka State Pollution Control Board Chairperson said huge sewage inflow has been noticed at the lake.
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A skywalk needed here 24.5.2015 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
NIMHANS and Kidwai approach BBMP
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ROUND II: SIDDARAMAIAH PROMISES CLEANER LAKES 24.5.2015 Hindu: Cities
He visits the heavily polluted Varthur and Belandur lakes on second leg of city tour
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BWSSB Chief, Official in Soup - The New Indian Express 24.5.2015 Google News
BWSSB Chief, Official in Soup The New Indian Express “We have served several notices to civic agencies like Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) and Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) to protect lakes. BWSSB, the prime accused ...
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CM wakes up, tells babus to draw plans to revive lakes 24.5.2015 Bangalore News, Bangalore City News | Cities News - Times of India
CM wakes up, tells babus to draw plans to revive lakes
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Residents pour out civic woes at Janaspandana 23.5.2015 deccanherald.com
Hundreds of residents of Ramamurthynagar in KR Puram Assembly constituency poured out their civic woes at the Janaspandana organised by Deccan Herald and Prajavani in the City on Saturday. SChitra of Hoysalanagar fired the first salvo, pointing out lack of trees in the locality. She offered to bring volunteers if the Palike organised a sapling plantation drive. The suggestion was welcomed by all the participants at the event. KSDevaraj, the BBMP Joint Commissioner forMahadevapura zone, agreed to help Chitra in her endeavour to increase the green cover. Nagamma of Vijinapura sought to know whether the district authorities would raze their buildings as many of them do not have the 'Hakku Patra,' (title deed),conferring land ownership. Byrathi Basavaraj, the MLA from KR Puram constituency assured the woman that the State government had decided not to demolish any building till the House Panel on Lake Encroachment submits its report. Jayaram of NRI Colony complained about lack of streetlights, roads without ...
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‘This spot needs a skywalk’ 23.5.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘This spot needs a skywalk’
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'Palike Reservation List After June 10' 23.5.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Wait for Automated Parking Gets Longer 23.5.2015 newindianexpress.com
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‘This spot needs a skywalk’ 23.5.2015 Hindu: Bangalore
NIMHANS and Kidwai approach BBMP
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'Need long-term solutions to revive Bengaluru's frothing lakes' 23.5.2015 TOI: Bangalore Times
Upa Lokayukta Justice Subhash B Adi has ruled out short-term measures to co ntain the frothing and pollution in Varthur and Bellandur ...
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MoEF forced to call off public meet on waste management rules in Bengaluru 22.5.2015 All Current Affairs Stories
Solid waste management has been a major challenge facing most urban centres in the country today
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There is a plan to save Belandur lake 22.5.2015 Hindu: Home
Among other things, sewage treatment will be mandatory for apartments around the lake
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Dog Bite Victim Gets Vaccine After a Day 22.5.2015 newindianexpress.com
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BWSSB Says it Needs Rs 1,000 Cr to Save Two Lakes 22.5.2015 newindianexpress.com
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