Posts Tagged ‘tree-felling’

Road Inspection, and Theatre…

December 16, 2007

As part of the ongoing struggle to prevent our esteemed government from razing trees to make broader roads, four of us went down Kasturba Road, that abuts Cubbon Park, today. It was a wonderful walk in one sense, because starting from the Karunashraya at the corner,

Karunashraya,Kasturba Road 151207

for some more pictures of Kasturba Road, click here

Save Nanda Road

October 19, 2007

Rashtriya Vidyalaya, or RV Road, is affectionately called Nanda Road, after the Nanda cinema theatre (there were no theatre complexes in the days when it was built) on the road.

We decided to try and do something to save the beautiful trees on this road, which are slated to come under the axe for the proposed Metro.

So here is a reference to a reference:

amoghavarsha and anushsh decided to start it, and I feel that adding the strength of my words and actions is the least I can do.

I wanted to wait and post after we had achieved something…but am realizing that it’s going to be a long, weary, frustrating battle….so let’s garner support and gather strength!

The lovely picture of the avenue, with its majestic trees, is by rohan_kini Thank you,,Rohan!…and I have yet to meet you face to face…

A good cause…

August 22, 2007

If, by being present, I can make a difference to the rapid destruction of my city, I will do so.