Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike


Karnataka Assembly passes Bill to restrict quota to 50% in BBMP polls

September 21, 2022 5:51 am

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (Amendment) Bill 2022 is intended to facilitate reservation of 33 per cent of seats in the BBMP for OBCs while not exceeding the outer limit of 50 per cent total reservation prescribed by the Supreme Court.

Karnataka: Lokayukta police arrest BBMP joint commissioner over bribery charges

September 13, 2022 5:27 pm

The arrested officer has been identified as SM Srinivas, the joint commissioner of BBMP west division. A first division assistant, Umesh, has also been arrested.

Karnataka: Health department issues circular for enhanced surveillance against spread of monkeypox

August 01, 2022 8:37 pm

The circular said that all the districts and BBMP are instructed to enhance the preparedness regarding monkeypox surveillance

Supreme Court gives Karnataka a week to decide on ward-wise quota to facilitate Bengaluru city polls

July 31, 2022 6:38 am

The Karnataka government is yet to decide on which constituencies will be reserved for OBC candidates apart from the existing quotas for SC/ST candidates.

Karnataka notifies final ward delimitation report for Bengaluru corporation

July 16, 2022 6:50 am

The civic body has named ward no. 208 after Bharatiya Jana Sangh leader Deendayal Upadhyaya.

Boating in Bengaluru's Madiwala Lake restarts after three years

June 04, 2022 8:54 am

The custody of the lake was transferred from the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike to the Karnataka forest department in April.

Bengaluru: Custody of Madiwala Lake handed over back to forest department

May 30, 2022 3:49 pm

Though the handover took place in April, following the department’s repeated requests to the government, confusion still prevails over the allocation of funds to carry out development work in the lake.

Bengaluru: Ready to contest all 198 wards in BBMP polls, says BNP

May 16, 2022 7:17 pm

The BNP stated it has no political ambitions beyond Bengaluru, and all its probable candidates are regular citizens, many of whom are active in their resident welfare associations (RWAs) and other citizen-led movements concerning the city.

Bengaluru lake activist booked over social media posts against BBMP

May 12, 2022 7:32 am

The case has been filed under IPC sections 153 and 186 for spreading propaganda against BBMP officials and inciting people against the road project through social media posts. The police Monday issued a notice to Anirudhan to appear before the investigating officer.

Karnataka: Monsoon preparedness, curbing pandemic top priority list, says new BBMP chief commissioner

May 09, 2022 8:23 pm

The chief commissioner stated that all control rooms including the 63 sub-divisional and eight zonal control rooms should be active.