Monday, October 24, 2005

A watered down version of bangalore!!


Yup, its true!! Bangalore has a huge floating population these days!!

(Image source: Times of India :( )

21 comments:

Abhishek said...

Its a huge problem. I am stuck in my apartment for a day now! I have started writing on the miseries of Bangalore on mittalabhishek.blogspot.com

Ancient Mariner said...

....and not a drop to drink!

the Monk said...

I live in b'lore too, and a week or so back I was trapped exactly like in the photo...around padmanabha nagar...it's a horrible problem...

Anjali said...

... and no electricity too :(

thankfully the rain seems to have held off this evening. So far, so good ...

Pixel8 said...

ask them to pipe out some water here pls...

Ash said...

What's with all Indian cities going under-water these days ??

A Cynic in Wonderland said...

et tu bangalore?

anthony said...

never knew it gets flooded in Bangalore.. I have seen bangalore rains but no floods.. bangalore sure have changed..Blame it on dharam.....

manuscrypts said...

abhishek: hmm, well, thats a start..

ancient mariner: havent faced that yet, thankfully...:)

manuscrypts said...

the monk: that it is...

anjali: and its started again today...

manuscrypts said...

pixie: funny world, nah..excess and shortage go hand in hand...

ash: india's getting diluted!!

manuscrypts said...

cynic: yup

tony: haan, dharam ke karam leave a lot to be desired...

Parna said...

cannot believe my eyes! looks like a waterlogged calcutta.

Stone said...

all this is seriously disgusting, when our metros lack BASIC civic amenities then we can't even imagine the plight of villages.
****
This sensex crossing 8000/ multiplexes doing world premiere of latest hollywood flick/ Shopping malls...etc all this sounds soooo hollow and point less. :-(

Mirage said...

"Deep" trouble! Take care man!

manuscrypts said...

parna: havent seen that, but yes, this is bad...

stone: like i read somewhere, there are 2 indias - the shining one and the one in the dark...

Parii said...

What's happening to our beautiful country!!!!! Water water everywhere and not a drop to drink.

manuscrypts said...

mirage : :)

aekta: diluted beauty :)

Arunima said...

gonna buy big hawai chappals to go floating to work or to row as and when necessary.

GratisGab said...

Maaaan! Mother Nature give us a damn break, will ya?

manuscrypts said...

arunima: hmm, i was thinking of motor boats :)

gabby: uhuh, she did break a lot of stuff... and some tech companies did declare a holiday, so those guys got a break :)