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HSR Layout to get Karnatakas First Startup Incubation Hub

Map of Startups in HSR Layout
Map of Startups in HSR Layout- Credit BangaloreStartups

Good News for Talented Folks with ideas to start their own ventures, Karnataka Government has announced its first Startup Incubation Hub and has chosen our HSR Layout as its location,  The Karnataka government has decided to pump in as much bas Rs 30.3 crore into a startup incubation hub that would be established on a 35,000 sq ft CA plot at HSR Layout, which will give supportive environment and infrastructure for nurturing startup companies in Bengaluru. The Location and sector details will be shared soon here on , hope it does not replace any of the Play Grounds or Parks already used by residents of HSR Layout, nor gets in to controversy with Green Brigade or HSR resident welfare associations for any tree felling / initial disturbances the construction may lead to. This initiative should not be seen at a local level but at a Macro level for the benefit of  Bengaluru and Karnataka as a whole, as this would lower the cost of Startups and build the confidence of the Foreign Investors in the Local Talents and Ideas.  Remember a Gigantic Company like Infosys too was once a startup.  Continue reading HSR Layout to get Karnatakas First Startup Incubation Hub

27th Main Road- Army Gives way to the Road

Iblur Army Camp HSR LayoutFor over 5 years, HSR Sector 2 Resident Welfare Association has been raising the issue, of developing 27 th Main Road (NIFT Road) towards Somasundara Palaya, with concerned civic authorities. The bottle neck was a portion of the land belonging to the ARMY which was blocked by them ascertain handing /taking over documentation was not completed jointly by the Army-Civil authorities. HSR Sector 2 RWA has been taking up this issue regularly .

Brig Murthy, a senior citizen of Sector 2 has also been following up this issue with the concerned Army authorities. In March 2012, Brig Murthy took the initiative to call for an immediate meeting between BDA (attended by Mr Vinay Kumar, Assistant Engineer) and concerned Army officers of ASC –Centre North, at the functional level at the Iblur Military camp and he coordinated the meeting. Continue reading 27th Main Road- Army Gives way to the Road

Give way to 14th Main flyover work, take detour

14th Main Flyover
14th Main Flyover-HSR Layout

Traffic flow will be affected at the junction of 14th Main, HSR Layout, as Bangalore Development Authority has started flyover construction here. City traffic police have suggested an alternative route to avoid traffic woes, starting Saturday.

Since the construction of the flyover is expected to take three-fourths of the road at the junction, and work will continue for at least four months, vehicles plying from Marathahalli and Sarjapur on Outer Ring Road (ORR), towards Hosur Road, Central Silk Board and BTM Ring Road, will take the following route: Heavy vehicles are prohibited on HSR Ring Road 19th Main, towards BMTC depot (near Nanda Hotel).

Buses and trucks should take a left turn at 19th Main junction and move towards Cambridge 17th Cross to take a right turn to reach BDA junction to reach HSR 5th Main junction and then proceed towards their destination.

Cars and other light motor vehicles will have to reach the 17th Cross with 9th Main, from where they will have to take a left turn to reach HSR Ring Road. Continue reading Give way to 14th Main flyover work, take detour