Floods in Uttarakhand has left hundreds of people dead, thousands marooned, scores of villages washed away and an unknown number of people missing. This has been one of the worst disasters, India has seen in recent times.
As any other big cities, Bangalore has got its own set of issues. There may not be a better term to define the housing scenario in Bangalore than ‘anarchy’. The situation can be well understood when the competent authorities say that ‘gated communities’ are not legal but not illegal. Bangalore has got its infamous concept - ‘B khata’, were in reality no document exists which is known as ‘B khata’. 'Khata' is an account of assessment of a property for payment of tax.