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Open Streets-Bengaluru is coming to HSR Layout on the 20th September 2015

Open Streets HSR LayoutWe are very pleased to get the Open Streets-Bengaluru event to the neighborhood of HSR Layout on the 20th September 2015.

Government of Karnataka (GOK) is introducing the concept of private vehicle free areas on specific days and timings to promote the use of sustainable means of urban transport like Walking, Cycling, Public Transport and to reduce the use of private vehicles like 2-wheelers, cars etc. for commuting. Continue reading Open Streets-Bengaluru is coming to HSR Layout on the 20th September 2015

Eco Store Comes to HSR Layout at 1st Sector

Eco-Store HSR Layout
Eco-Store HSR Layout

For all the Nature Lovers who think about Eco-friendly ways to conserve Nature here comes Eco Store, 

Eco Store vision is to promote Eco Friendly and handmade products. The idea is to provide sales channels to rural farmers, artisans, and women’s groups who make high quality products, which are Eco friendly and Organic in nature.

Presently Eco Store has products from the following categories Continue reading Eco Store Comes to HSR Layout at 1st Sector

HSR Layout- Its BJP for Bommanahalli Congress for Karnataka

HSR Layout MLA

While Congress has returned to Power in Karnataka, HSRians have chosen to retain their current Sitting MLA, Mr.Satish Reddy, however he did faced competition from Nagabhushan Reddy of Congress , also one thing to note is the Large votes garnered by Aswin Mahesh of Loksatta Party who came in the 3rd spot, considering the Large number of Highly Educated Voters belonging to IT-BT Industry residing in HSR Layout Periphery it was expected.

Hope the development works continue here, and the promises made before the elections are fulfilled  including the water problem and Garbage problems which were the rallying issues in HSR Layout and surrounding areas.

A Total of  175,000+ voters (out of 3.2 Lakhs) had cast their vote for 10 candidates (7 from political parties and 3 independents) in 295 booths. Mr.Satish Reddy won by a Margin of over 25000 votes.

Here is the List of Candidates and their Votes:

1. BSP =  762
2. Congress 60,661
3. JDS 10,611
4. BJP 86,482 Continue reading HSR Layout- Its BJP for Bommanahalli Congress for Karnataka

HSRians Vote Smart- Know about your MLA Candidates

Karnataka Elections 2013  Here is the list of MLA Candidates in Bommanahalli Constituency under which areas of HSR Layout, Somasundarapalya, Harlur, Parangipalya, Agara, Mangammanapalya, Hospalya and surrounding Areas fall into.

Lok satta Party (LSP) DR. ASHWIN MAHESH
Assets in Karnataka 2013; 1 Crore+
Criminal Cases Declared in 2008: 1 Case accused(Under IPC 500-6th Metropolitan Magistrate Calcutta, C-50730/2009,

dr.ashwin mahesh

Date:30-11-2012 Charges related to defamation.
Address of Candidate: B3-404 L&T South City, Arakere Mico Layout, Off Bannerghatta Road Bangalore
Education : Ph.D Geophysics, University of Washington
Profession : Journalism, Governance Researcher
AGE 43 :
E-Mail ID : ashwin.mahesh@mapunity.in
Contact No: 9880711640

satish reddy mBharatiya Janata Party(BJP) SATHISH REDDY.M
Assets in Karnataka 2013 :41 Crore+
Criminal Cases Declared in 2008 :N/A
Address of Candidate :no. 170, Hongasandra, Beegooru, Bangalore-560068
Education :10th Pass
Profession :President of Devraj Aras Truck Terminal, Chairman for M/s Shelters Pvt. Ltd
AGE :41
E-Mail ID :NA
Contact No :9448015616 Continue reading HSRians Vote Smart- Know about your MLA Candidates

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