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Habba beckons you!

Whitefield Habba is an initiative to bring together people belonging to diverse backgrounds and residing in different parts of BBMP’s Mahadevapura Zone. To be held at Whitefield’s oldest spot – Inner Circle ground – the fest is ‘by the people, of the people and for the people’ of the locality. Organized by citizens’ group Whitefield Rising on the occasion of Karnataka Rajyotsava, the six-hour event will   rich culture, crafts and cuisines of the state. As the attached poster mentions, a variety of […]

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What is with the Garbage in Whitefield

Across our 6 wards of the greater Whitefield area in Mahadevpura, we generate over 120 tonnes of garbage a day. The ideal system is one where atleast half can be locally managed and the balance is collected in a pre segregated manner to process elsewhere. If it is not collected segregated, someone has to sit […]

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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 […]

Reviving a park in Nellurhalli

There is a park tucked away in Nellurhalli, its existence unknown to many of us. Residents of Nellurahalli discovered it recently, saw its potential as a public park and with the help of Whitefield Rising volunteers started an amazing journey of fixing this abandoned park. Last Saturday, the crew started at 6 am and concluded […]