Bigwigs encroachment under scrutiny-Orion Mall-JW Marriott


The High Court of Karnataka has directed the BBMP to conduct surveys and issue notices to Orion Mall, JW Marriott Hotel And ETA building in Bangalore and take appropriate action on the owners or the builder, if found to have encroached the SWD. The High Court was hearing a PIL and disposed it off with … Continue reading Bigwigs encroachment under scrutiny-Orion Mall-JW Marriott

ENCROACHMENT OF PUBLIC LAND – STATEMENTS


The Confederation of Real Estate Developers' Associations of India (CREDAI) claimed that no developer identified with CREDAI has encroached upon storm water drains (SWDs). CREDAI members have now offered to remodel SWDs under the PPP model. So the question arises that if none of their builders have encroached upon SWDs, why are they offering their … Continue reading ENCROACHMENT OF PUBLIC LAND – STATEMENTS

Improvement Charges – BBMP


The High Court of Karnataka has allowed a petition by BBMP regarding the collection of improvement charges from D C Converted Properties within its jurisdiction and observed that the BBMP has the power to collect it. The charges are Rs.200/- per square metre in old area and Rs.250/- per square metre in the amalgamated 110 … Continue reading Improvement Charges – BBMP

ENCROACHMENT – RAJA KALUVE – LAKES – LENDERS ESCAPED


The owners who have bought the apartments and sites in and around raja kaluve and the lakes have borrowed money from BANKS.  In many cases, the banks have evaluated the projects and in some cases had issued pre approval to the projects which are under investigation and demolition. Majority of the buyers are borrowers and … Continue reading ENCROACHMENT – RAJA KALUVE – LAKES – LENDERS ESCAPED

FLOOD PRONE AREAS OF BANGALORE


FLOOD PRONE AREAS OF BANGALORE   Abbareddy layout, A Narayanpura, Adarsha junction, Srinivasnagar, Anil Kumble junction, Anjananagara, Arekempannahalli area, Ashok Nagar Signal junction, Ashok Nagar, Museum road, Attur near Dairy Circle, Yelahanka EWS working Colony 3rd stage, Babusapalya, Bagalkunte, Banaswadi, Basavanagara, Begur Kere area, BEML layout in RR Nagar, Benniganahalli railway underpass, Bhuvaneshwari Nagara, Binny … Continue reading FLOOD PRONE AREAS OF BANGALORE

A LETTER TO MS.DIPA KARMAKAR FROM Mr.Derek O’Brien, leader, parliamentary party Trinamool Congress (RS), and Chief National spokesperson of the party


I was keen to write to you in Bangla, because some of the emotions I am trying to convey may lose their flavour in English. Nevertheless, I have stuck to English because your heroism deserves that much more attention. So here goes. I've been a sports fan all my life and can recount every major … Continue reading A LETTER TO MS.DIPA KARMAKAR FROM Mr.Derek O’Brien, leader, parliamentary party Trinamool Congress (RS), and Chief National spokesperson of the party

IDEAL HOMES – HALAGEVADDARA HALLI AND KENCHENAHALLI – WETLAND AND PASTURE LANDS? BMTF is conducting an enquiry.


Yuddha Bhoomi Horata Samithi, has complained to BMTF, alleging that 65+ properties have encroached upon the SWD and the BMTF officials have now issued notices to 65 residents of Ideal Homes in Halagevaddera-halli falling in the Rajarajeshwari Nagar zone, have directed the secretary of Ideal Homes society, to produce all documents pertaining to the layout. … Continue reading IDEAL HOMES – HALAGEVADDARA HALLI AND KENCHENAHALLI – WETLAND AND PASTURE LANDS? BMTF is conducting an enquiry.

ರಾಜಕಾಲುವೆ-RAJA KALUVE – A PRESS REPORT IN PRAJA VANI


ರಾಜಕಾಲುವೆ ಗ್ರಾಮನಕ್ಷೆ ಮರೆತರು; ‘ಕಾಲುವೆ’ಯಲ್ಲಿ ಬಿದ್ದರು! ನಗರದ ತುಂಬಾ ಈಗ ರಾಜಕಾಲುವೆ ಒತ್ತುವರಿ ತೆರವು ಕಾರ್ಯಾಚರಣೆಯದ್ದೇ ದೊಡ್ಡ ಸುದ್ದಿ. ರಾಜಕಾಲುವೆ ಮೇಲೆ ಬುಲ್ಡೋಜರ್‌ಗಳ ಸದ್ದುಮೊಳಗಿದಂತೆ  ಮನೆಗಳು ಒಂದೊಂದಾಗಿ ಧರೆಗೆ ಉರುಳುತ್ತಿವೆ. ಬೃಹತ್‌ ನೀರುಗಾಲುವೆ  ಸಮಾಧಿಯ ಮೇಲೆ ಈ ಮನೆಗಳು ಅಕ್ರಮವಾಗಿ ನಿರ್ಮಾಣವಾಗಿದ್ದು ಹೇಗೆ? ಅದರ ಪರಿಣಾಮಗಳು ಏನು? ವ್ಯವಸ್ಥೆ ದಾರಿ ತಪ್ಪಿದ್ದು ಎಲ್ಲಿ? – ಇವೇ ಮೊದಲಾದ ಪ್ರಶ್ನೆಗಳಿಗೆ ಉತ್ತರ ಹುಡುಕುವ ಯತ್ನ ಈ ಸಮೀಕ್ಷೆಯಲ್ಲಿದೆ. ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು: ನಗರದ ಕೋಡಿಚಿಕ್ಕನಹಳ್ಳಿ, ಹರಲೂರು, ಹಲಗೇವಡೇರಹಳ್ಳಿ, ದೊಡ್ಡಬೊಮ್ಮಸಂದ್ರ ಮತ್ತಿತರ ಕಡೆಗಳಲ್ಲೀಗ ರಾಜಕಾಲುವೆ ದಂಡೆಯ … Continue reading ರಾಜಕಾಲುವೆ-RAJA KALUVE – A PRESS REPORT IN PRAJA VANI

LAKE BUFFER ZONE


The Government pleader has stated that there is NO PROPOSAL to clear or remove the construction in the LAKE BUFFER ZONE, the Single Bench of the Karnataka High Court was hearing a Writ Petition filed by a Builder regarding the removal or clearing or demolition of the building or structure in the LAKE BUFFER ZONE, … Continue reading LAKE BUFFER ZONE

Noise pollution – NGT orders closure of Noida banquet hall


  Taking note of loud music played at weddings and functions, the National Green Tribunal has ordered the closure of a Noida banquet hall located adjacent to a hospital for causing noise pollution beyond permissible limits. A bench headed by Justice U D Salvi directed immediate closure of Punjabi Club located in sector 29 Noida … Continue reading Noise pollution – NGT orders closure of Noida banquet hall

`A`Katha – How did you get it ?


There is an investigation being conducted by the authorities regarding the register and transfer of A Katha in BBMP for the buildings which have violated the building by laws and deviated from the sanctioned building plans.  Furthermore, How A Katha was issued to properties on Raja kaluve and Lake bodies is being investigated. 75% of the buildings … Continue reading `A`Katha – How did you get it ?

Raja Kaluve – Resurvey


There is a proposal that Survey Department and the SWD of BBMP work together to remove the encroachments on the Raja Kaluve and there is a NEWS REPORT that the Government has directed the concerned departments to CONDUCT THE RESURVEY OF THE RAJA KALUVE. Though, many, may appear to be happy with the decision, but … Continue reading Raja Kaluve – Resurvey

Encroachment, illegalities and Akrama – Sakrama


DC Converted sites (20feet-25 feet roads-without proper road approach), Gramathana Sites, Village Panchayat approved sites and buildings (more than one floor), Revenue Sites and Apartments within the buffer zone of the lakes, raja kluve, secondary channel, teritory channel, kharab land, kaalu daari, bandi daari, sites and buildings under Power Lines and without valid planning authority … Continue reading Encroachment, illegalities and Akrama – Sakrama