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Names of over 45 wards changed; boundaries of over 30 wards modified

Over 1,500 suggestions received for the draft notification

Yelahanka ward named after Kempe Gowda

BANGALORE: Nearly a month after issuing the draft notification for the 198 delimited wards of the Bruhat Bangalore Mahangara Palike (BBMP), the State Government on Wednesday published the final notification of the wards.

The number of wards in the final notification remains the same as in the draft, and the number of wards whose names have changed are over 45. The number of wards in which the areas have either been included or excluded are over 30. The draft notification, issued by the Urban Development Department on June 17, was subject to suggestions and recommendations before June 30. After looking into over 1,500 suggestions, the Urban Development Department finalised the delimitation.

Now, the due course of action would require State Election Commission to prepare the voters’ list for each ward.

The ward list according to the final notification is as follows. The earlier names according to the draft notification have been mentioned in brackets wherever there has been a change in the name.

Kempegowda Ward (Yelahanka) , Chowdeshwari Ward (Puttenahalli) , Atturu Ward, Yelahanka Satellite Town, Jakkuru, Thanisandra (Dasarahalli), Byatarayanapura (Amruthhalli), Kodigehalli, Vidyaranyapura (GKVK), Dodda Bommasandra, Kuvempu Nagar, Shettihalli, Mallasandra (Kalyananagar), Bagalakunte, T. Dasarahalli, Jalahalli, J.P. Park, Radhakrishna Temple Ward (RMV II Stage), Sanjayanagar, Ganganagar, Hebbal, Vishwanath Nagenahalli (Kanakanagar), Nagawara, HBR Layout, Horamavu, Ramamurthynagar (Kalkere), Banaswadi, Kammanahalli (Ramaswamy Palya), Kacharkanahalli (St. Thomas Town), Kadugondanahalli (Venkateshpura), Kushal Nagar (Kadugondanahalli), Kaval Byrasandra, Manorayanapalya, Gangenahalli, Aramanenagara, Mattikere, Yeshwanthapura, HMT Ward, Chokkasandra (Nagasandra), Dodda Bidarakallu, Peenya Industrial Area, Lakshmi Devi Nagar (Goraguntepalya), Nandini Layout, Marappana Palya, Malleswaram (Subedar Palya), Jayachamarajendra Nagar, Devara Jeevanahalli, Muneshwar Nagar, Lingarajapura, Benniganahalli, Vijnanapura, K.R. Puram, Basavanapura, Hoodi (Ayappanagar), Devasandra, A. Narayanapura, C.V. Raman Nagar, New Thippasandra, Maruthiseva Nagar, Sagayapuram, S.K. Garden, Ramaswamy Palya, Jayamahal, Rajamahal Guttahalli, Kadu Malleshwara Ward (Malleswaram), Subramanyanagar, Nagapura, Mahalakshmipuram, Laggere, Rajagopal Nagar (Dodanna Industrial Estate), Hegganahalli, Herohalli, Kottigepalya, Shakthiganapathinagar, Shankar Math, Gayathri Nagar, Dattatreya Temple Ward, Pulikeshinagar, Sarvagna Nagar, Hoysala Nagar, Vijnananagar (Mahadevapura), Garudachar Palya, Kadugodi, Hagadur, Doddanekkundi (Kundalahalli) , Marathahalli, HAL Airport Ward, Jeevanbima Nagar, Jogupalya, Halasoor, Bharatinagar, Shivajinagar, Vasanthanagar, Gandhinagar, Subhasnagar, Okalipuram, Dayanandanagar, Prakashnagar, Rajajinagar, Basaveshwaranagar, Kamakshipalya, Vrushabhavathi Nagar, Kaveripura (Pattegarapalya), Govindarajanagar, Agrahara Dasarahalli, (Rajajinagar Industrial Town), Dr. Rajkumar Ward, Shivanagara, Sri Rama Mandira Ward, Chikpet, Sampangiram Nagar, Shantalanagar, Domlur, Konena Agrahara (Murugeshpalya), Agara, Vannarpet, Neelasandra, Shanthinagar (Richmond Town), Sudhamnagar, Dharmaraya Swamy Temple Ward (Kalasipalya), Cottonpete, Binnipete, Kempapura Agrahara, Vijayanagar, Hosahalli, Marenahalli, Maruthi Mandira ward (GKW Layout), Mudalapalya, Nagarabhavi (Chandra Layout), Jnana Bharathi Ward (Bangalore University), Ullalu, Nayandahalli, Attiguppe, Hampi Nagar, Bapujinagar, Padarayanapura, Jagajivanaramnagar, Rayapuram, Chalavadipalya, K.R. Market, Chamrajapet, Azad Nagar, Sunkenahalli (Kempe Gowda Nagara), Visveshwara Puram, Siddapura, Hombegowda Nagara, Lakkasandra, Adugodi, Ejipura, Varthuru, Bellanduru, Koramangala, Suddagunte Palya, Jayanagar, Basavanagudi, Hanumanth Nagar (Gavipura), Srinagara, Gali Anjaneya Temple Ward, Deepanjali Nagar, Kengeri, Raja Rajeshwari Nagar, Hosakerehalli, Girinagar, Kathriguppe, Vidyapeetha Ward (Ashoknagar), Ganesh Mandir Ward, Karisandra, Yediyur, Pattabhiram Nagar, Byrasandra, Jayanagar East (Jayanagar Ninth Block), Gurappanapalya, Madivala, Jakkasandra, HSR Layout, Bommanahalli, BTM Layout, J.P. Nagar, Sarakki, Shakambari Nagar (Jayanagr Fifth Block), Banashankari Temple Ward, Kumaraswamy Layout, Padmanabhanagar, Chikkalsandra, Uttarahalli, Yelchenahalli, Jaraganahalli, Puttenahalli, Bilekhalli, Hongasandra, Mangammanapalya (Bandepalya), Singasandra, Begur, Arakere, Gottigere, Konanakunte (Kottanur), Anjanapura, Vasanthapura and Hemmigepura.

To see the final notification, visit www.bbmpwards.org.

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