Saving a lake
Local resident helps rejuvenate Puttenahalli lake in Bangalore
By Marianne de Nazareth, Feb 2011
One of the many local crusaders, who have ensured that Bangalore retains its charm without disintegrating into a pile of garbage and dust, is 40-year-old Arathi Manay. But for the determination of the managing trustee of the Puttenahalli Neighbourhood Lake Improvement Trust (PNLIT), the lake, situated between the Brigade Millennium and South City apartment blocks in JP Nagar, would have been lost and turned into a pile of debris.