Heavy rains have shattered Bengaluru leading to floods. Extreme water-logging on town roads and houses left many voters adrift. Huge visitors jams, disruption of energy provide and no consuming water provide for 2 days since BWSSB pumping stations had been submerged in floods. Nonetheless, a number of information stories have allegedly mocked Bengaluru. Feedback on-line and headlines resembling “India’s Silicon Valley become lake” had been everywhere in the web.
Amidst this, Telangana’s Municipal Administration & City Growth Minister KTR has commented on the Bengaluru floods. His smart tweets on Bengaluru floods are actually going viral. He stated upgradation is the necessity of the hour and stated the states want daring reforms in city planning and governance. He careworn that sufficient capital wasn’t infused to improve the infrastructure.
KTR wrote, “To all those that are mocking the water-logged Bengaluru:
Our cities are our major financial engines driving the States’/Nation’s development. With fast urbanisation & sub-urbanisation, infrastructure is certain to crumble as we haven’t infused sufficient capital into upgrading the identical. We’d like daring reforms in city planning & governance. Get away from conservative mindset & suppose radical. Clear Roads, Clear Water, Clear Air & Higher Storm water administration techniques aren’t onerous to construct. We’d like capital infusion : urge @HardeepSPuri Ji to plan this & joyful to assist.”
KTR, nonetheless, stated some Bengaluru leaders had mocked Hyderabad earlier in related scenario. He stated he wouldn’t do the identical and he stated as a nation we should always develop and study from every others’ expertise.
KTR wrote in his tweet, “I’m conscious that a few of my associates in Hyderabad won’t like what I stated. As a result of up to now, we had been taunted by some Bengaluru leaders in related conditions. But when we’ve got to develop as a nation, we have to study from every others’ experiences & present the may of collective will.”