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India1, Apr 2020, 3:04 PM IST
Forget COVID-19, infection due to overflowing sewage in Bengaluru raises concern
The coronavirus scare is overshadowed by overflowing sewage in LBS Nagar, Bengaluru, as residents fear being exposed to water-borne diseases. Despite complaints, neither the apartment owners nor representatives from the Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) worker or Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) have come forward.
India24, Mar 2020, 4:56 PM IST
COVID-19: Bengaluru municipality undertakes spraying of chemicals to keep city free of infection
As the number of cases of coronavirus has reached 37 in Karnataka, the BBMP does not want to take any chances and has hence begun to spray chemicals through the city. On Tuesday, the BBMP started to spray chemicals from Hudson Circle to City Market and the activity will continue over the next 15 days.
India24, Mar 2020, 4:17 PM IST
Bengaluru municipality takes care of poor through Indira Canteens amidst coronavirus scare
As Bengaluru is totally shut due to Karnataka lockdown till March 31. Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) took this decision to ensure the downtrodden does not go hungry. Indira Canteens in all the 198 wards of the BBMP will be serving food three times a day.
India23, Mar 2020, 3:59 PM IST
COVID-19: Free food offered to poor in Bengaluru by municipality through Indira Canteen
With over a lakh people dependent on public canteens and food stalls which provide items at affordable prices, many poor have been left with a lot of worry after the announcement of the lockdown. Keeping this in mind, the BBMP has decided to serve food for free at Indira Canteen in its 198 wards
India20, Mar 2020, 2:27 PM IST
Coronavirus scare: Those spreading panic with forwards and unfounded rumours to be booked
To nab the rumour mongers who film fake videos and forward unauthentic coronavirus messages, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has come up with a stringent plan.
India19, Mar 2020, 4:15 PM IST
Coronavirus: Bengaluru PG owners force guests out, blame municipality
Following the deadly coronavirus outbreak and 14 positive cases in Karnataka so far, the paying guests are being forced out of their accommodations in Bengaluru. The owners are blaming Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), saying it has ordered to send the guests back home.
India18, Mar 2020, 3:19 PM IST
Coronavirus: KSRTC loses about Rs 7 crore, sees 13% dip in booking; 812 trips cancelled
Karnataka’s largest transport corporation KSRTC is staring at a huge loss due to the coronavirus scare that has hit the state
In the last two days, the department has lost Rs 2 crore and with 1000 scheduled trips cancelled today, the loss amount could be doubled.
India13, Mar 2020, 4:45 PM IST
Coronavirus: How much for a mask? The fight against opportunistic pharmacists
Pharmacists turn opportunists when the nation as well as the world is battling coronavirus. Asianet Newsable's reality check shows how the common man is affected as simple masks that cost Rs 50 are being sold at exorbitant price of Rs 250 in Bengaluru's pharmacies.
India12, Mar 2020, 4:44 PM IST
Coronavirus scare: Bengaluru medical stores overcharge for masks; BBMP warns of action
Pharmacies are turning predators during this volatile situation. With the coronavirus scare looming large, the customers have complained that they are being charged over Rs 200 per mask that cost about Rs 50. BBMP says action will be initiated against such store owners.
India11, Mar 2020, 4:58 PM IST
Cholera: Bengaluru’s BBMP clears streets of vendors and hawkers
Following the orders from the BBMP commissioner, BBMP engineers and health staff have begun conducting rounds in the evening and late nights to clear hawkers and food stalls in an attempt to contain the spread of waterborne infections.
India9, Mar 2020, 4:47 PM IST
After cholera puts 17 people in hospital doctors say, watch out for the water and food
The spread of cholera in Bengaluru has resulted in 17 people being admitted to hospital. Following the increase in numbers, the doctors have advised people to only eat home-cooked food, drink water that has been boiled and to wash hands with disinfectant after using the restroom
India7, Mar 2020, 7:13 PM IST
End of days for Bengaluru municipality: Govt tells court notices will be issued for poor garbage management
The Karnataka government on Friday has stated in the high court that it will soon issue a show-cause notice to Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) for failing to follow court direction in dealing with solid waste management.
India3, Mar 2020, 6:40 PM IST
Bengaluru municipality cracks the whip on cable mafia, removes illegal wires dangling on streets
While illegal cables have been proving to be a danger for motorists, Bengaluru municipality has decided to take on cable mafia in Mahadevpura area.
India26, Feb 2020, 4:50 PM IST
Post Rs 4.2 crore fraud, BBMP to install CCTVs and reject payment to multiple accounts
The BBMP will install CCTVs and reject payment to contractors who have multiple accounts to ensure the amount is not swindled. This after three officials allegedly siphoned off Rs 4.2 crore by using a fake account for which they were suspended after an FIR was registered.
India19, Feb 2020, 7:19 PM IST
Bengaluru: BBMP pourakarmikas get free houses; promise fulfilled partially
BBMP pourakarmikas who were promised free homes during former CM Siddaramaiah's term under Gruha Bhagya, realised their dream as BBMP handed over documents and keys to 60 workers. The palike will hand over flats to beneficiaries, stage-wise.