Amid the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) demolition drive, Wipro, which has been listed as having encroachment on a storm-water drain (SWD), on Tuesday said it is going to the civic body to clear the structures on the drain. working with. Campus at Doddakanelli.
A BBMP document dated August 17 shows that properties built on various survey numbers in the Mahadevapura area blocked the flow of water on storm drains (SWDs), along with IT parks and 14 other properties owned by builders. Wipro was also involved.
“Wipro is committed to supporting the ecology of the area in which it operates. We are actively working with the BBMP to enhance the capacity and reach of the SWD passing through our Doddakanelli campus as per the plans approved by the relevant authorities. Wipro has also opened a portion of the campus wall to enable BBMP to carry out these efforts with ease, the company said in a statement.
The BBMP also cleaned the 2.4 meter compound wall of Wipro and Salarpuria in Mahadevapura. The civic body officials said, “Bagmane Tech Park itself has cleared the slabs installed at 80 meters SWD in its premises. Illegal temporary structures near Kasavanahalli main road have also been removed.
Meanwhile, the BBMP halted the demolition drive at Purva Parkridge Apartments near Garudacharpalya in Mahadevapura area on Tuesday after the Karnataka High Court stayed the order.
BBMP officials said they had planned a demolition drive near the residential complex, but some residents reportedly protested.
“We have stopped the operation at Poorva Parkridge after receiving a stay order from the High Court on Tuesday evening. Before we could get the order, some residents had hindered our anti-encroachment operation and by evening when we got the order, we had to stop the operation,” said a senior BBMP official.
Recently, Tushar Giri Nath, Chief Civil Commissioner, BBMP alleged that Poorva Parkridge of Purvankar Limited has encroached upon a SWD, Abhishek Kapoor, CEO, Purvankar Limited said in a statement: “Something while constructing Poorva Parkridge As claimed by Bagmane, the Group I project was executed as per the approved plan approved by BDA as per the Comprehensive Development Plan.