A Group Of Citizens Saved This Gorgeous Lake In Bengaluru | Curly Tales

Under 140 Characters

Spread across 98 acres of land, the Agara Lake has become a cause for a group of citizens to save the lake from rapid urbanization and development.

Also read: Turahalli Is The Last Forest Surviving Area In Bengaluru

What Is It?

Agara Lake is one the most beautiful attractions of Bengaluru, great to spot the migratory birds at the lake with brimming waters.

The lakes were victim to rapid urbanization and development when a group of citizens got together in an effort to save the lake from the verge of dying. 

With a grant of ₹16.10 crore from the state government, the Karnataka Lake Conservation and Development Authority began restoration of the Agara Lake in 2016. The lake is now brimming with fresh water after removal of weed, dewatering and de-silting of the lake.

The citizens have been working closely along with support from the government to restore the water.

Also read: VV Puram In Bengaluru Is Known To Be Heaven For Street Food Lovers

Deets

AddressAgara Village, 1st Sector, HSR Layout, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560034

 

LIKE Curly Tales on Facebook | Instagram | Twitter

You can subscribe to our newsletters