Nearly every citizen of Bangalore has heard of the current state of two of Bangalore’s biggest lakes – the Varthur and Bellandur lakes. The main reasons for the pollution of these lakes are the untreated sewage and industrial effluents that are constantly flowing into the lake.
Around nine months ago, the Mahaganapati temple located at HRBR Layout, Banaswadi decided to do sustainable waste management. The temple authority’s endeavour to make the temple a zero-waste, plastic free zone has been quite successful.
Contracted garbage collectors and pourakarmikas have ignored and physically trying jobs. The wages of their labour do not do justice to the work that they do. While I am walking down Church Street at 11:45am,
Co Media Lab, supported by Climate Trends, organised a media workshop on Bengaluru’s Air Quality on 21 Feb 2018. This workshop, held at St. Mark’s Hotel, was attended by journalists from leading newsmedia. A report