Previous year's KSRTC, BMTC bus passes valid till June 30!
Bengaluru: Till now, poor parents struggled to pay for their kids transport in the month of June, as the KSRTC and BMTC would start distribution of the passes only after mid-July. Keeping in mind the difficulties faced by them, the KSRTC and BMTC have decided to allow the students to use their old passes till June 30.
City to soon have 112 e-vehicle charging centres
Bengaluru: By August end, the city will have 112 e-vehicle recharging centres. Presently, there are 11 of such centres in operation in areas including the BESCOM head office, Vidhana Soudha, and Vikasa Soudha.
NGOs build homes for two rag pickers from recyclable materials!
Bengaluru: This is how two NGOs from the city - Hasiru Dala and the SELCO foundation - changed the lives of the families of Devaraj Gosai and Jayabai in the Kunti village located on the city's outskirts. The even better part is that 80% of the building materials are recyclable!
CM H D Kumaraswamy to expand ministry on June 12
Bengaluru: The Karnataka state ministry will be expanded on June 12 in an apparent attempt to defuse the tension with the Congress-JDS coalition government. The oath-taking ceremony will be held at 11.30 AM.
U T Khader bats for tightening security at Kerala border
Bengaluru: Dakshina Kannada district in-charge minister U T Khader said that the Karnataka state government is planning to install metal gates and surveillance cameras on the roads leading to and from the border with Kerala, along the coastal area, to stop illegal transport of sand, drugs and to stop vehicle theft.