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

RAJA KALUVE ENCROACHMENT – CLEARING WORK BEGINS SOON


The Government and BBMP are seriously contemplating to revive the removal of the encroachment of raja kaluve and secondary channels in Bangalore during this monsoon to avoid hardship and flooding.  

Removal of encroachment of Raja Kaluve and Lakes will be taken up on priority


The New Government has already initiated the process of removing the encroachment across all Raja Kaluve and Lakes within the city's perimeter and the process of identifying the leftover clearing will be taken up.  

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.

RESUMPTION OF ENCROACHMENT REMOVAL – BBMP


The Chief Minister of Karnataka has instructed the Administration to complete the removal of encroachment within two months and the survey department is lending support with some 32 surveyors. It is stated that over 240 properties are earmarked to be cleared by Feb, 2017. BBMP has begun the clearing of encroachments from Today.

Over 2.5 lakh residences, flats, commercial complexes and perhaps, even government offices will come under the scanner for ‘encroaching’ buffer zones around lakes and storm water drains (SWDs) in the city. A News Paper Report.


K.B. Koliwad says figures were given by BBMP based on findings of an independent agency on buffer zone violations Over 2.5 lakh residences, flats, commercial complexes and perhaps, even government offices will come under the scanner for ‘encroaching’ buffer zones around lakes and storm water drains (SWDs) in the city. “Up to 1.14 lakh properties … Continue reading Over 2.5 lakh residences, flats, commercial complexes and perhaps, even government offices will come under the scanner for ‘encroaching’ buffer zones around lakes and storm water drains (SWDs) in the city. A News Paper Report.

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

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!!!

SET BACKS AND THE BUFFER ZONE IN AND AROUND RAJA KALUVE AND LAKES – GOVERNMENT DIRECTIONS IN KARNATAKA


BUFFER ZONE-GOVT DIRECTIONS-A NEWS REPORT 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 asked two civic agencies - Bruhat … Continue reading SET BACKS AND THE BUFFER ZONE IN AND AROUND RAJA KALUVE AND LAKES – GOVERNMENT DIRECTIONS IN KARNATAKA

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

DROWNING OF A 15 YEAR OLD BOY IN THE RAJAKALUVE IN VEERANNAPALYA DUE TO ILLEGAL AND UNAUTHORISED DIVERSION AND CONSTRUCTION OF A BRIDGE ACROSS THE RAJA KALUVE IN THE KHARAB LAND BY A BUILDER


The  executive engineer, Byatarayanapura division is said to have complained to Smpigehally Police Station,  that Manyata Tech Park (owned by Embassy Group) has encroached the open drain, diverted its natural flow and built an illegal bridge over the drain, which led to the creation of a dangerous spot in the drain leading to the death … Continue reading DROWNING OF A 15 YEAR OLD BOY IN THE RAJAKALUVE IN VEERANNAPALYA DUE TO ILLEGAL AND UNAUTHORISED DIVERSION AND CONSTRUCTION OF A BRIDGE ACROSS THE RAJA KALUVE IN THE KHARAB LAND BY A BUILDER

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

ENCROACHMENT OF RAJA KALUVE AT HARALUR CLEARED BY THE DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION


THE BANGALORE DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION HAS FINALLY CLEARED THE ENCROACHMENT OF RAJA KALUVE IN HARALUR, KASAVANAHALLY AND KAIKONDARAHALLY, BANGALORE EAST TALUK OCCUPIED ILLEGALLY BY VESTED INTERESTS (THREE TOP CREDAI BUILDERS), NEAR SHUB ENCLAVE, WORTH FEW CRORES. THE DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION MUST ALSO INITIATE CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS AGAINST THE THREE XXXXXXX AFTER A THOROUGH ENQUIRY.

APARTMENT COMPLEX CONSTRUCTED ON RAJA KALUVE (MIGHT BE) DEMOLISHED


THE DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION SWOOPED ON THE 140+ APARTMENT COMPLEX, WHICH HAD ENCROACHED THE RAJA KALUVE, TRIED TO REMOVE THE PORTION OF THE COMPLEX, BUT DUE TO SOME EXTERNAL FORCES, THE RECOVERY DELAYED. AS USUAL, THE BUILDER IS VERY HONEST AND HAS PERFECT TITLES AND MIGHT BE APPROACHING THE COURT FOR A STAY. BUT AFTER FEW … Continue reading APARTMENT COMPLEX CONSTRUCTED ON RAJA KALUVE (MIGHT BE) DEMOLISHED

MANTRI TRANQUIL APARTMENT COMPOUND WALL `DEMOLISHED`


THE BBMP TODAY DEMOLISHED THE COMPOUND WALL OF THE MANTRI TRANQUIL APARTMENTS AT GUBBALALA, KANAKAPURA ROAD, BANGALORE, CLEARING THE ENCROACHMENT OF RAJA KALUVE. IT IS ALLEGED THAT THE PROMOTER HAD ENCROACHED THE RAJA KALUVE AND ALSO LOCATED THE GUEST PARKING IN THE GOVERNMENT LAND AND ON THE DIRECTIONS OF THE HIGH COURT ORDER, THE ILLEGAL … Continue reading MANTRI TRANQUIL APARTMENT COMPOUND WALL `DEMOLISHED`

RECOVERY OF GOVERNMENT LANDS AND RESUMPTION OF RAJA KALUVE IN BANGALORE SOUTH


TWO NOTORIOUS AND PROMINENT BUILDERS HAVE ENCROACHED UPON THE RAJA KALUVE, KALU DAARI AND BANDI DAARI IN BEGUR HOBLI, BANGALORE SOUTH TALUK. THE APARTMENT OWNERS WILL BE IN FOR A SHOCK, WHEN THIS LAND ENCROACHED BY THESE BUILDERS WITH DEVIOUS METHOD IS RECOVERED BY THE GOVERNMENT.