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India6, Aug 2020, 4:33 PM
Faulty streetlights near BBMP head office premises; motorists, public worried about safety
The BBMP which promises maintenance of the city by giving basic facilities is caught unaware as streetlights and mast light opposite its head office are not functioning. The lights stopped functioning from months causing big concern to motorists and the public as road repair work is going on. People are also worried about getting mugged
Coronavirus India5, Aug 2020, 3:52 PM
Bengaluru: As COVID-19 spreads, BBMP runs campaign to kill larvae before dengue bomb explodes
With rains comes reason for viruses like dengue to spread. The BBMP, in advance, has taken measures to contain the spread. Health officials have been given instructions to spray chemicals at low lying areas and drains where mosquitoes breed.
India3, Aug 2020, 11:11 AM
Coronavirus: BBMP cancels Independence parade, cultural programme this year
BBMP commissioner N Manjunath Prasad said Independence Day celebrations will be low key this year keeping in mind coronavirus pandemic
Coronavirus India31, Jul 2020, 4:49 PM
BBMP health department takes up rapid testing at markets due to festivals
As markets and shops pose a risk of coronavirus infection during festivals, the BBMP health department took the rapid testing of street vendors who sell flowers, fruits and other items during Varamahalakshmi festival.
Coronavirus India30, Jul 2020, 5:43 PM
BBMP contract doctors’ regularisation of service case: Matter now in BBMP council
With 60-plus doctors working on contract basis in the BBMP, their hopes of becoming permanent now rest with the BBMP council. Standing Committee chairperson Lakshmi Narayana has raised the matter and now the BBMP will have to place the subject and then approve it before sending it to the Urban Development Department.
Coronavirus India29, Jul 2020, 5:31 PM
Bakrid in Bengaluru: Imam says money kept aside to buy animals can be donated to poor
As a responsibility towards the society and to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, a Bengaluru-based Imam has sent a clear message to the Muslim community. He said not to bring bad name to the community during Bakrid and also on other days and in this regard, instead of animal sacrifice, the same amount should be diverted to poor patients’ treatment
Coronavirus India28, Jul 2020, 4:12 PM
Even 3 days after COVID testing, patients wait for BU numbers; this delays treatment, cases spike
The patients in Bengaluru's BBMP limits struggle to get BU number as medical health officers fail to allot despite a patient testing COVID-19 positive. The delay in some cases is three days. The relatives say, by this time many primary and secondary contacts of patients also get infected due to BBMP's apathy
India28, Jul 2020, 12:26 PM
Coronavirus: BBMP issues notification, states free COVID-19 testing in all wards
Bengaluru civic agency, BBMP commissioner N Manjunatha Prasad urged people to get tested for coronavirus and they can be treated and will recovery early
India28, Jul 2020, 11:26 AM
Coronavirus: India’s largest COVID care centre inaugurated in Bengaluru
Karnataka deputy chief minister Dr Ashwath Narayan along with revenue minister R Ashoka and BBMP commissioner N Manjuantha Prasad inaugurated the largest COVID care centre
India27, Jul 2020, 3:36 PM
Coronavirus: BBMP makes address proof, OTP verification mandatory for COVID-19 testing
The Bengaluru municipal body has decided to make sharing of address proof and OTP verification mandatory for people during COVID-19 testing in government and private labs across the city.
India24, Jul 2020, 4:29 PM
28 teams of civic body in Bengaluru battle weak trees, dangerous branches during monsoon
As weakened trees and its branches pose danger and are prone to come crashing down during the rains, the civic body BBMP has deployed a team to cut dead trees and prune branches. So far, since June, about 500 weakened trees and branches have been cleared.
India24, Jul 2020, 2:11 PM
Coronavirus: 5,000 beds arranged at BIEC COVID Care Centre
After inspected the COVID Care Centre at BIEC, BBMP commissioner N Manjunatha Prasad said only 5,000 out of the 10,000 beds have been arranged so far
India24, Jul 2020, 11:04 AM
Bengaluru: BBMP commissioner apologises for sealing COVID-19 patient’s apartment door with metal sheets
BBMP commissioner N Manjuantha Prasad apologised for over-enthusiasm of local staff after the local civic body drew flak for sealing 2 apartment doors of COVID-19 patient with metal sheets as containment measure
India23, Jul 2020, 4:30 PM
Coronavirus: BBMP chief briefs KAS officers in-charge of COVID-19 responsibilities in Bengaluru
BBMP commissioner N Manjunatha Prasad held a briefing session for all Senior KAS officers who will be in-charge of Assembly constituencies on COVID duty.
Coronavirus India23, Jul 2020, 3:57 PM
New commissioner Manjunath Prasad reveals BBMP’s plan to tackle COVID-19 situation in Bengaluru
With nearly 30,000 active COVID-19 cases and over 700 deaths, the BBMP’s new commissioner Manjunath Prasad plans to intensify the rapid testing to 20,000 from existing 12,000 per day. And he has set his eyes on about 43,000 people among aged and comorbid group to flatten the curve