In The Newspapers: Protecting Bengaluru’s Cubbon Park And Its Heritage

Source: Holidify

In this post, you will find newspaper articles related to the recent decision by the Karnataka High Court to build a 7 story tall building inside Cubbon Park. Visit this post for daily updates on this issue that is threatening the green heart of Bengaluru.

From Deccan Herald:

  1. How long will Cubbon survive?, Deccan Herald E-Paper, http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191030_2&article=786357400
  2. State, judiciary must respond to call to protect park tranquillity, Deccan Herald E-Paper, http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191105_2&article=2039089457
  3. BBMP springs a green surprise for Cubbon Park: Asks govt to review decision on annexe building, Manoj Sharma, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191105_2&article=653361384
  4. Citizens protest against annexe building inside Cubbon Park, Manoj Sharma, Bengaluru,Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191104_2&article=452631808
  5. Children, cyclists and experts join protest, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191104_2&article=873665065
  6. Registrar order on annexe before HC verdict, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191103_2&article=2085475429
  7. HC annexe: Registrar order came before court verdict:But letter clarifies demolition only after the due process,Manoj Sharma, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191103_2&article=1509735287
  8. Cubbon Park turns 150 in 2020, but has nothing to cheer: Lung space has been losing greenery over the years, Shivakumar Menasinakai, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191102_2&article=315391108
  9. Protect our beloved park, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191102_2&article=512716091
  10. BBMP to consult Mysuru heritage panel: Committee to take decision on Cubbon Park land, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191101_10&article=217088122
  11. BBMP to consult Mysuru heritage panel, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191101_10&article=2145916261
  12. How green was my park: One cannot imagine Hyde Park or Central Park being similarly encroached upon. So, why’s it so easy in Bengaluru?, Priya Chetty RajagopalDeccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191101_10&article=1175919268
  13. HC annexe only if rules allow it: BBMP Palike chief says building must comply with zoning regulations, Manoj Shama, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191031_10&article=804405479
  14. HC annexe only if rules allow it…, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191031_10&article=2108428512
  15. Don’t destroy Cubbon Park, heritage building, H N Ramakrishna, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191031_10&article=1709383801
  16. Citizens oppose construction on Cubbon Park premises, Deccan Herald E-Paper http://www.deccanheraldepaper.com/?pub=pp3-20191030_2&article=1912516977

From Times of India:

  1. Why is Cubbon Park always the target, ask concerned Bengalureans, https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/why-is-cubbon-park-always-the-target-ask-concerned-blureans/articleshow/71882497.cms
  2. 7-floor Cubbon building to violate Bengalu, https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/7-floor-cubbon-building-to-violate-bengaluru-masterplan/articleshow/71860923.cms
  3. Bengaluru steps out to save Cubbon Park, Akhila Damodaran, https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/bengaluru-steps-out-to-save-cubbon-park/articleshow/71883074.cms
  4. #CubbonParkUlisi: Bengalureans worry city will go the Delhi way, Sunayana Suresh, https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/cubbonparkulisi-bengalureans-worry-city-will-go-the-delhi-way/articleshow/71892622.cms

From The Hindu:

  1. Cubbon park may soon become a memory’https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/cubbon-park-may-soon-become-a-memory/article29874444.ece
  2. Voices of ‘culture and heritage’ gather at Cubbon Park
    https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/voices-of-culture-and-heritage-gather-at-cubbon-park/article29871616.ece
  3. Construction at Cubbon Park: Calls for a heritage policy grow louder
    https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/construction-at-cubbon-park-calls-for-a-heritage-policy-grow-louder/article29865891.ece
  4. More citizens’ organisations join Cubbon Park movement
    https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/more-citizens-organisations-join-cubbon-park-movement/article29857150.ece
  5. Opposition to 7-storey building in Cubbon Park
    https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/opposition-to-7-storey-building-in-cubbon-park/article29825676.ece

From The New Indian Express:

  1. Indian Express newspaper, Cubbon Park Ulisi, say protesting Bengalureans
    http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2019/nov/04/cubbon-park-ulisi-say-protesting-bengalureans-2056640.html
  2. Heritage activists to garner public opinion on High Court annexe
    http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2019/oct/30/heritage-activists-to-garner-public-opinion-on-high-court-annexe-2054551.html
  3. Several environmental activists join Cubbon Park movement in Bengaluru
    http://www.newindianexpress.com/videos/videos-other/2019/nov/03/several-environmental-activists-join-cubbon-park-movement-in-bengaluru-107694.html

From Deccan Chronicle:

  1. Deccan Chronicle, Cubbon Park is our unique, green heritage, save it!
    https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/031119/cubbon-park-is-our-unique-green-heritage-save-it.html
  2. Green is the warmest colour: The warriors of Cubbon Park
    https://www.deccanchronicle.com/lifestyle/environment/021119/green-is-the-warmest-colour-the-warriors-of-cubbon-park.html
  3. Bengaluru: Cubbon multi-storey, activists cry foul
    https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/011119/bengaluru-cubbon-multi-storey-activists-cry-foul.html
  4. No trees to be cut, Karnataka High Court annexe to come up at Cubbon Park
    https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/291019/no-trees-to-be-cut-karnataka-high-court-annexe-to-come-up-at-cubbon-p.html

From Prajavani:

  1. Prajavani, https://www.prajavani.net/district/bengaluru-city/protest-against-building-in-cubbon-park-678928.html
  2. Prajavani,https://www.prajavani.net/district/bengaluru-city/bengaluru-cubbon-park-high-court-678892.html
  3. Prajavani, https://www.prajavani.net/district/bengaluru-city/cubbon-park-150-is-it-time-for-celebratio;l.,das,aaewe,wn-678653.html

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