Archive | January, 2017

Whitefield Rising objects to Ineffective City Planning!

Whitefield Rising objects to Ineffective City Planning! Boycott of 2031 RMP consultations For the last 20 years, BBMP, BDA and other government agencies have done such a poor job of managing the needs of a rapidly expanding Bengaluru City. Recently, BDA released its 2015-31 version of the Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP). Whitefield Rising and other […]


MLA-WR Connect

Minutes of the Meeting held with Shri Arvind Limbavali MLA, Mahadevapura Assembly Constituency on 13th Jan 2017 at his office in Indiranagar.   The meeting with MLA and his P.A. Mr Prasad commenced at 12.40 pm. At the outset MLA mentioned that WR Members are not seeing his Facebook page and appreciating the good things […]

Suresh Prabhu letter

Letter to Hon. Minister of Railways, Shri. Suresh Prabhu from Whitefield Rising Citizen Group Regarding Suburban Rail ~ January 14, 2016 To: Hon’bl Minister of Railways Mr. Suresh Prabhu New Delhi Dear Mr. Suresh Prabhu, We are a citizen group from Whitefield (Mahadevpura Constituency), an area with almost 7 lac people in the following Wards […]

An Appeal to the Union Railways Minister

An Appeal to the Union Railways Minister

The Union Railway Minister, Mr Suresh Prabhu will be coming to Bengaluru on 16th January, Monday to launch the new MEMU (Ramanagaram to Whitefield). The detailed letter which Citizens for Bengaluru (CfB) is planning to present to him is available here Please sign the petition, share the link widely and get your friends to […]

Million Voter Rising Logo2-2 (2)


VOTER ID REGISTRATION CAMPS Deputy commissioner, BBMP elections will be conducting a series of Voter Camps for New Voter applications in Whitefield. Calling for VOLUNTEERS to come forward to assist for Friday and Monday camps. The First Camp will be held tomorrow for all BOREWELL ROAD Residents. Date : January 13th (Friday) Time : 10.30 […]


Molestation Incident on New Years Eve

‘On how many levels is this wrong’ ? First so many men violating so many Women’s dignity in public is disgusting , alarming and reflects the current state of our society. Second, the police despite preparation couldn’t come quick enough. Third, society couldn’t respond in strength and take charge. But the one that takes the […]


New Year Wishlist from Whitefielders to BBMP

New Year Wishlist from Whitefielders to BBMP as Call to Action Here is a list of problems that BBMP SHOULD have solved for us by now. We have truly reached the End of of Our Patience AND demand that it gets fixed NOW. What exactly is stopping the Govt machinery from responding to so many traumatized […]