Staff Reporter

BBMP says basement is being used as dining hall in many choultries

Bangalore: The Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has ordered closure of 28 kalyana mantapas (marriage halls) in South Zone for operating either without obtaining trade licence or using the basements as dining halls as against earmarking them for parking of vehicles as per the sanctioned plan.

In a press release, the BBMP has cautioned the members of the public against using these marriage halls as they might be closed or action could be taken demolish illegally constructed portions at any time.

Marriage halls using basement as dining halls instead of parking place are: Chandragiri Palace, near BMTC bus stand, Chandra Layout; S.V. Party Hall, K.S. Extension; Nandini Party Hall, R.K. Extension, Padmanabhanagar; Deepashre Party Hall, Urs Party Hall and G.K. Party Hall, Banashankari 2nd Stage.

Marriage halls being operated without obtaining trade licence are: Balaji Kalyana Mantapa, Mysore Road; Shadi Mahal, Railway Lane, Bapuji Nagar; Bhavasara Kshatriya Kalyana Mantapa, Gandhi Bazar Main Road; Nageshwara Kalyanamantap, N.A.T, Road, Ganjam Kalyana Mantap, Bull Temple Road; Rai Rai Kalyana Mantap, Pampa Mahakavi Road; Chandrashekara Bharathi Kalyana Mantapa Pampa Mahakavi Road; Sharada Prasad Kalyana Mantapa, Pampa Mahakavi Road; Parvathamma Kalyana Mantapa, Bull Temple Road; Jagadguru Renukacharya Kalyana Mantapa; Kempegowdanagar Ward; Smt. Lakshmamma Venkatrao Kalyana Mantapa; Banashanakri III Stage, Girinagar; Hanumanthappa Kalyana Mantapa, Hoskerehalli; Deepam Party Hall, Banashankari 3rd Stage; Krishna Convention Hall, behind Seva Kshetra Hospital, Karesandra; Sai Pushpanjali Kalyana Mantapa, J.P. Nagar ; GNR Kalyana Mantapa, Jayanagar IV Block; Krishna Kalyana Mantapa, Jayanagar IV Block; Sanskruthi Party Hall, Jayanagar 3rd Block; Lakshmi Venkateshwara Kalyana Mantapa, J.P. Nagar 1st Phase; Navarang Marriage Hall, Gurappanapalya; and Shamanna Kalyana Mantap, N.S. Palya, BTM Layout.