Somasundarapalya(Search results - 2)
10, May 2017, 4:40 AM
Swamy Ayyappa forced to emerge from the encroached land
District Revenue Department’s failure to protect its land has led to emerging of a temple and compost units at a property in Bommanahalli. Despite repeated complaints, the authorities have failed to conduct a re-survey the land and mark its boundary for further protection. Delay in the process has not only led to installing a temple, but it is allegedly expanding the boundary.
13, Feb 2017, 11:59 AM
Somasundarapalya Lake: Another victim of BBMP's negligence?
Somasundarapalya Lake located in HSR Layout of Bengaluru city is one of the many victims of rapid urbanisation and industrialisation. Gross negligence by the civic bodies in managing waste processing unit is threatening this lake and residents living in the nearby areas. The Karnataka Compost Development Corporation's waste processing unit is releasing leachate in this lake contaminating its water and endangering the aquatic life of this lake.
The residents of HSR Layout from almost last two years have been opposing the release of leachate by the Karnataka Compost Development Corporation and blocked the drain through which leachate was released. However, recently the drainage was opened, and again leachate was released.
This lake is a home of migratory birds, and due to authority’s negligence, it is facing a serious threat.
Check the images that show what damage is being caused to this late.