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Growing up in Bengaluru: Then vs Now

Growing up in Bengaluru: Then vs Now

101 Reporters   ¦   Aug 31, 2020 06:06:32 PM (IST)

Reminiscing about his childhood, 83-year-old Dr. Yellapa Reddy, noted environmentalist and scientist, speaks about the greenery, lack of vehicles and beautiful lakes when he was growing up in Bengaluru. However, since the IT boom, the city has seen a major shift and now one of the most polluted metropolitan cities in the country.