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Protest with a difference

Trust Bengaluru citizens to conjure up innovative ways to highlight the city's decrepit civic facilities

Business Standard 

to conjure up innovative ways to highlight the city’s decrepit civic facilities. A group of people under the banner of took part in a walkathon to count the potholes dotting the city streets. The first walkathon was held on Sunday when the group spotted over 50 potholes on a stretch in Koramangala, the tech hub of the city.

In an earlier protest against pothole deaths, an artist had turned a pothole into a mermaid’s “home” in the Cubbon Park Junction area, complete with a model dressed as a mermaid. There has been a havan too to draw the government’s attention to the deplorable state of the city’s roads.

First Published: Mon, November 13 2017. 22:36 IST