Bengaluru News Highlights: Passengers and visitors to the Bengaluru International Airport can walk away with a plant from June 5. As per the initiative taken as part of observing World Environment day, as many as 10,000 plants will be given away, according to airport officials.
“All passengers and visitors to the BLR Airport can sign-up by registering on https://bengaluruairport.co/Adopt-A-Plant/ or refer to BLR Airport’s social media platforms @BLRAirport or provide details onsite to collect their plant at The Quad by BLR. A variety of different plants will be available, including Rhoeo (Oyster plant), Tradescantia Pallida Purpurea (Purple heart), Tradescantia Zebrina (Inch plant), Zephyranthes Candida (White lilly) and Zephyranthes Rosea (Pink Lilly),” read a statement released by BIAL on Monday.
Meanwhile, Bengaluru mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun inspected the progress in TenderSURE work around the Majestic area on Monday, following citizen complaints that the work was moving at a slow pace. The inspection that began from Cottonpet Main Road then moved on to Dhanavanthri Road and other areas where the mayor warned the officials of taking action if dumping waster on vacant land continued in the plots nearby.