Articles by Geetha Kumar

Ramiah Kumar and Geetha Kumar are retired senior citizens residing in the Bellandur-Iblur area since 2006. They have witnessed and experienced the progressive increase in traffic on our city roads with no proportionate development of safe pavements, crossings and skywalks for hapless pedestrians.

Iblur Junction lies at the T-junction of two major roads, Outer Ring Road (ORR) and Sarjapura Road in the IT corridor of south-east Bengaluru. It is a major road intersection, which serves as the gateway to the IT corridor, and lies in close proximity to many important locations in all directions. However, traffic woes at Iblur Junction are a daily experience. The junction witnesses major traffic congestion, leading bumper-to-bumper traffic.  Caught in the midst of this chaos is the hapless pedestrian, risking life and limb to cross the road and commute daily. Immediate attention from the authorities is required for…

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