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#VoterRising FAQ

Why it’s important you vote Every day we see examples of poor governance around us – despite paying our bills, taxes and being the fairly conscientious citizens we think we are.  Many a time we hear ‘the government should do this or that’, the traffic is terrible, the pollution is killing us, the garbage situation […]

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Dear Corporators of Mahadevapura, If you are wondering why there are more posts of HAGADUR Ward development works in this forum when compared to Other Wards, it is because they have an ACTIVE Ward Committee which is collaborating with the Ward Engineer and Corporator on a daily basis. We get UPDATES from them regularly on […]

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VOTER ID REGISTRATION CAMPS

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 […]

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A Seat at the Table

An Honest Reflection This  Republic Day we noticed that those champions that have labored over community upliftment are being recognized in so many different ways everywhere. Media recognition, Chief Guests at various functions, Conducting waste management sessions or Solar Energy sessions, our people are everywhere. Many are happily utilizing the holiday to “work”. So what […]

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So, Is Local Self-Governance Now Here?

The Karnataka Municipal Act 1976 stipulates that there “… be a ward committee for each ward … (that) shall consist of … the Councillor representing the ward, … (and) ten other members … (including) members of resident’s associations … .” The KMC’76 Act further stipulates that the “ward committee … prepare ward development schemes, … , ensure proper utilization of funds, … , supervise all programmes […]

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Whitefield Rising Manifesto

WFR Manifesto Final What citizens want ? An active and vigilant Corporator. Working Ward Committee – Citizens will support Corporator at higher levels of Government. Bi-weekly meetings and published weekday for public meetings. Corporator must inspect and visit the area physically weekly. Actively work with Companies (CSR) and individual citizens of the Ward. Identify and […]

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Voters Registration Drive

Voters Registration Drive July 12, 2015 Sunday, Munnekolala, Bangalore It all started when we started thinking why (Shridi Sai Nagar) residents are ignored in getting our basic amenities. When we started taking the count of the registered voters in close to 35 apartments it was hardly 25% of the total residents. When we announced this […]