What does agencies like BBMP, BDA, BMRDA do in Bangalore?
Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike’s (BBMP) responsibility is to meet the infrastructure and civic requirements of Greater Bangalore. This includes building and maintaining sewage, roads, bridges, and garbage. The BBMP also handles waste management and similar activities.
Bangalore Metropolitan Region Development Authority (BMRDA) is an autonomous body that plans, co-ordinates and supervises the development of the Bangalore urban district, Bangalore rural district and Ramnagar district. The BMRDA plans and supervises land development in the whole of Bangalore Metropolitan Area.
Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) engages in zoning, planning and regulation of land in Bangalore. The BDA also, plans urban development in the city taking into account the infrastructural requirements of different areas within the city. The BDA is also responsible for the providing affordable homes for low income individuals and economically weaker sections of the society.