Island at Puttenahalli Lake
Pic: Sudhir Singh
is the smallest of the 3 lakes of the JP Nagar 7th Phase area in South Bangalore
(3 lakes - Jarganahalli / Sarakki Lake, Chunchaghatta Lake, Puttenahalli Lake)
is located in BBMP Ward 187 'Puttenahalli'Between Brigade Millennium and L&T South City
- Puttenahalli Lake has a recorded area of 13 acres 25 guntas with a perimeter of 1.1 km (measured walking track perimeter 920 m).
- It is rain-fed with no other water source.
- This Puttenahalli Lake is sometimes confused with the significantly bigger Jarganahalli Lake (that is also called Sarakki Lake/ Puttenahalli Lake) and the Yelahanka Puttenahalli Lake.
- The lake was almost 'LOST', on the brink of extinction. in the heart of human habitation!