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Bellandur Lake

Armed against toxicity

Bengaluru’s largest lake, located in Bellandur, has been victim of unplanned urbanisation and dumping of waste.

12 Dec 2018 1:04 AM

Heavy rain triggers Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake to spill 10-ft high toxic foam

The foam, triggered by heavy rains reached height of 10 ft in places. Pieces of odoriferous foam carried in the air also spread in the area.

25 Sep 2018 3:01 PM

Toxic foam from Bengaluru’s Bellandur lake reaches Kolar district

The froth spilled after water from sewage treatment plants in Bellandur was released to 126 tanks in Kolar.

24 Jul 2018 9:36 AM

India's Silicon Valley faces man-made water crisis

Many lakes have now been concreted over to build apartment blocks.

17 Mar 2018 9:53 AM

Pollution alert: B'luru industries under scanner after Bellandur lake spill

The locals also believe that this toxic foam would cause an epidemic in the area.

17 Aug 2017 12:20 PM


Bengaluru: After heavy rains, Varthur lake spills toxic foam, creates chaos in city

The showers in the city have led to foaming of the Varthur lake once again, this time bringing the foam right on to the roads.

29 May 2017 11:38 AM