Heavy Rains and Floods in Bengaluru


Above normal seasonal rains were predicted by the IMD and the intimation sent to the civic authorities but the low lying residential areas, supposed to be in the line of flood zone were not intimated or informed. It is natural for the rainwater to flow on the low gradients and the NGT specified 50-meter buffer … Continue reading Heavy Rains and Floods in Bengaluru

NATIONAL GREEN TRIBUNAL ORDER IS APPLICABLE FOR ALL ONGOING AND UPCOMING PROJECTS-COMMERCIAL-INDUSTRIAL AND HOUSING in respect of BUFFER ZONE!!!!


Now, it is mandatory for all the planning authorities and municipal corporations to comply with the directives of the NGT regarding the buffer zone.  The State Government and the Town Planning department does not have any power to modify or change the buffer zone size or extent.

APARTMENT COMPLEXES IN AND AROUND LAKES – BELLANDUR-KASAVANAHALLI, HARALUR, KAIKONDARAHALLI, AGARA, MADIWALA, VARTHUR, GUNJUR etc.,


  Have you booked apartment in and around the lakes at Bangalore, which are yet to get the OCCUPANCY CERTIFICATE? You may be in trouble. AN EXAMPLE OF AN APARTMENT COMPLEX NEAR HALLA/RAJA KALUVE/STREAM/WATER FLOW GRADIENT/WITHIN 75 METERS FROM THE WATER BODY-OPPOSED TO NGT GUIDELINE- NOT SPECIFIC TO ANY BUILDING OR BUILDER-A SPECIMEN PHOTO ONLY … Continue reading APARTMENT COMPLEXES IN AND AROUND LAKES – BELLANDUR-KASAVANAHALLI, HARALUR, KAIKONDARAHALLI, AGARA, MADIWALA, VARTHUR, GUNJUR etc.,

ENCROACHMENTS IN BANGALORE SOUTH WILL BE CLEARED IN WAR FOOTING -CHIEF MINISTER


The Chief Minister has directed the district administration and the BBMP to clear the encroachment of Raja Kaluve, Secondary Channels and the lake bed buffer zone encroachments in Bangalore south and also in other zones without any mercy.  The illlegal and DC Converted layouts and Revenue lay outs will be affected. It is to be … Continue reading ENCROACHMENTS IN BANGALORE SOUTH WILL BE CLEARED IN WAR FOOTING -CHIEF MINISTER

LAKE, VALLEYS, RAJA KALUVE, PRIMARY AND SECONDARY DRAINS OR CHANNELS  -BUFFER ZONE- GOVT DIRECTIONS


With the implementation of the National Green Tribunal's landmark judgement against the Mantri Techzone Private Limited and Coremind Software and Services Private Limited to follow the 75-metre buffer zone for lakes and wetlands, the government has cracked the whip on builders. The government has DIRECTED the two civic agencies - Bruhat Bengaluru Mahangara Palike and … Continue reading LAKE, VALLEYS, RAJA KALUVE, PRIMARY AND SECONDARY DRAINS OR CHANNELS  -BUFFER ZONE- GOVT DIRECTIONS

AKRAMA – SAKRAMA AND THE NATIONAL GREEN TRIBUNAL`S ORDERS AND CHECK THE BACKGROUND OF THE `A` KATHA PROPERTIES!!!


The impact of National Green Tribunal`s ORDER, regarding the Raja Kaluve, Secondary drains and Lakes under the AKRAMA - SAKRAMA might be SEVERE TO VERY SEVERE. The Government cannot regularise any such structure, layout, area or zone within the periphery of Raja kaluve, Secondary Drains and Lakes, under Akrama - Sakrama. The owners or the … Continue reading AKRAMA – SAKRAMA AND THE NATIONAL GREEN TRIBUNAL`S ORDERS AND CHECK THE BACKGROUND OF THE `A` KATHA PROPERTIES!!!

The effects of NGT order on lakes and raja kaluve


Ignorance is Bliss: For un approved, illegal, unauthorised, green belt, DC Converted sites owners and fake katha property owners across the state, are a happy lot, as long as they are Ignorant about the prevailing laws. There are innumerable layouts formed in Green Belt, Agricultural Zone, amidst Raja Kaluve, Encroaching the lake and on Gomala … Continue reading The effects of NGT order on lakes and raja kaluve

LAKE VIEW APARTMENTS AND LAYOUTS – NEAR RAJA KALUVE, VALLEY ZONE, GUNDU THOPU, GOMALA, KHARAB, NALAS – WATCH OUT


MANY APARTMENTS AND LAYOUTS HAVE COME UP,  GENERALLY, DC CONVERTED SITES WITH (SOME WITH A KATHA AND SOME WITH B KATHA AND SOME WITHOUT KATHA AND SOME WITH GREEN COLOUR WASTE PAPER) AND APARTMENTS BUILT ON DC CONVERTED SITES, ARE VERY CLOSE TO THE LAKE BOUNDARY.  IT IS NOT PERMITTED.  THESE BUILDER, GREASE THE PALMS … Continue reading LAKE VIEW APARTMENTS AND LAYOUTS – NEAR RAJA KALUVE, VALLEY ZONE, GUNDU THOPU, GOMALA, KHARAB, NALAS – WATCH OUT

Flooding of residential areas during monsoon


It has been noticed that during this monsoon season some of the residential areas and even apartment blocks have been flooded.  It is to be noted that most of these residential areas affected are revenue and DC converted layouts, without any proper layout plan have encroached  water bodies, nalas, lakes, and Raja kaluve and are … Continue reading Flooding of residential areas during monsoon