How did political parties respond to CfB manifesto? A Comparison

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TRAFFIC

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Setup Unified Metropolitan Transport Authority Setup UMTA Establish Bengaluru Metropolitan Transit Authority (BMTA) which will subsume BMTC, BMRCL and the suburban rail network in accordance with international best practices. A Introduce through the BMTA, a “United Transport Card” (UTC) which can be used in BMTC, Namma Metro, Suburban Rail and Cycle Sharing to make public transport in the city seamless. Setup and fund Unified Metropolitan Transport Authority (UMTA) to plan, coordinate and implement mobility initiatives City Mobility plans will be prepared for corporation areas of state
Double the bus fleet, halve bus fares 120 buses per lakh of population in all urban areas. Double the fleet of BMTC buses, Introduce the BMTC Minibus Service in heavily congested areas to reduce the congestion caused by buses. 50% reduction in BMTC fares for long rides 30% of passengers will use public transportation, Incentivise use of public transport by offering reasonable fares No mention
Add 10 new suburban train routes evey year Commuter Rail for entire Bangalore Metro Region Establish B-RIDE (Bengaluru Railway Infrastructure Development Corporation) to complete the Bengaluru Suburban Rail Network using the 17,000 Crore provided by the Central Government Consider opening of sub-urban railway links to destinations up to 100 kms from the Bengaluru City Centre, Use existing railway network No mention
Integrate public transport with last mile connectivity Integrated mobility planning across all modes. Transform each metro station with multi modal facilities like bus , auto and taxi bays and cycle parking and also designate and build (if necessary) parking spaces in all major metro stations and interchange stations Expansion of metro accessibility in and around the city; Extend Namma Metro to adjoining districts; Prioritise last mile connectivity No mention

ROADS

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
No signal free elevated corridors within ORR No Mention No Mention No Mention No Mention
No flyovers within ORR Rapid construction to build flyovers / underpasses in 6 weeks. A complete Outer Ring Road (ORR) starting from Puttenahalli Cross to RV Road via Mysuru Road, Summanahalli, Yeshwantpur, Nagawara, KR Puram and Central Silk Board will be developed, after conducting feasibility analysis in an expeditious manner Build more flyovers and execute road widening exercises to accommodate the increasing vehicle population No mention
No potholes, road quality and maintenance to be preemptive No Mention No mention Expand coverage of TenderSURE roads and ensure standard norms of quality and width are adopted Special assistance to municipalities for construction and maintenance of roads
Restore storm-water and shoulder drains, No Mention No mention Prioritize maintenance of Storm Water Drain by: De-silting of the existing drainage networks, Retaking encroachments, Deepening and widen the existing drainage networks so as to increase the flow capacity, Setting up of treatment plants before the storm water enters water bodies Will ensure underground drainage facility is introduced in all cities
Levy parking and congestion charges on private vehicles No Mention No Mention Accommodate more vehicles through paid parking and utilization of basement of public buildings to avoid illegal parking on pavements No mention

PEDESTRIANS

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Pedestrians to always cross at grade level Focus on moving people and goods, not vehicles. Pedestrians first. Tender Sure quality footpaths on all 60-feet and wider roads Construct better infrastructure for cyclists and pedestrians in all the urban centers.The city administration will aim to develop 5000 KM of scientifically designed footpath/pavements in the city. Pedestrians to cross at grade within city centre No Mention
No Skywalks except on ring roads and highways No Mention No Mention No mention
Walk button at all traffic signals No Mention No mention No Mention No Mention
One-way roads must have traffic calming signal No Mention No mention Traffic calming measures to allow pedestrians to cross the road safely No Mention

WATER

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Free lifeline water to every household BWSSB and KUWS&DB to accept responsibility for every building 20,000 kilolitres per family of lifeline water free each month Recommended reforms concerning the city’s water supply will to expedited, especially the programme for upgradation of the city’s water pipes Provide 135 MLD of water to each family. Will ensure providing of safe drinking water to urban areas
10,000 open wells 10,000 new open wells in Bengaluru. No Mention Recharging of open wells on a large scale to improve groundwater levels No mention
All government and public spaces must have recharge wells No Mention No mention No Mention No Mention
No tanker mafia No Mention A ` 2,500 Crore “Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Fund” to clean and revive the lakes and rivers of Bengaluru and also free Bengalureans from the water tanker mafia in the process. No Mention No Mention
Lake water should become potable All parks and small lakes to be community-managed The government will create a Rs 2500 Crore fund to revive the complete eco system and network of lakes Restoration of existing lakes on the recommendations of Lakshman Rao Report. Make all existing lakes pollution free in next 5 years No Mention

GARBAGE/SWM

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
All garbage contracts must mandate segregated waste handling ,Functional dry waste collection centers Segregation at source mandatory. No dumping of waste outside municipal boundaries SwachhaBengaluru will tackle both the Solid Waste and Sewage in a complete framework and will make it a Landfill Free city Making segregaon of solid waste mandatory. Constructing decentralised E-waste collection units at ward level Mechanism will be introduced for collection and processing of solid waste in the municipal area.SWM management will be done through technical,legislative and operational measures.
No Garbage Transport Mafia No Mention No mention Mandating garbage contracts to collect and transport segregated waste No mention
Ensure timely and at least minimum wages for contract poura karmikas No Mention Provide housing for Pourakarmikas in every urban centre.Regular health check ups for all Pourakarmikas. Priorising Pournakarmika’s welfare and working conditions No Mention

PUBLIC SPACES

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Keep playgrounds and parks open all day Increase hours of access to parks and playgrounds. create state of art sports complexes, garadi mane No Mention No Mention
Create 20 vehicle-free pedestrian plazas No Mention Designate after careful traffic studies, certain roads as pedestrian only roads. No Mention No Mention
Impose heavy fines and remove illegal hoardings No hoardings on arterial roads. All traffic signage to be unsponsored. No Mention No Mention No Mention
Public toilets clean, accessible and usable by all One public toilet per 500 homes. 2000 public toilets including dedicated SHE Toilets will be built across 28 assembly constituencies which will be clean, open and accessible 24 X 7 No Mention No mention

POLLUTION

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Stop sewage from entering lakes No Mention Recycling of 100% of sewage generated in the city Prohibiting flow of sewage into storm water drains or lakes No Mention
At least one outdoor air quality monitor in every ward At least one air quality monitor in every ward Install air quality monitors in every ward of the city and act based on the data Make the WHO standards for air and water quality as our goal No Mention
Ban garbage burning No dumping of waste outside municipal boundaries No Mention Penalising burning of garbage No Mention
Reduce emissions from vehicles, No mention No mention Encouraging use of electric vehicles to reduce vehicular emissions No mention
Set time limits for construction activity, 9AM-6PM No Mention No mention No mention No Mention
No trees to be cut without public consultation No Mention No mention No mention No Mention
Tree plantation drives in every ward with community ownership Native species only in all tree planting One house one tree. Green drives in every school. Will make sure the tree:human ratio is same Developing large scale greening of the city Introduce policies to enable cultivation of trees in agriculutural lands and laws will be amended to allow citizens to plant and cut trees in private lands

HOUSING

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
RERA compliance No Mention Repeal the diluted rules and announce new strong RERA rules, create RERA Regulatory Authority and Appellate Tribunal. No mention No Mention
No Akrama Sakrama No Mention No Mention No Mention No Mention
Enforce Zoning Laws No mention Residential Zones to be used only for residential activity, Commercial Zones to be used only for commercial & residential activity, Light Industry Zones to be used only for light industrial, commercial & residential activity and Heavy Industry Zones to be used for all types of economic activity including housing No Mention No Mention
No building permission without complete process adherence No mention No mention No mention No mention

GOVERNANCE

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
All city agencies must report to BBMP All civic agencies must be accountable to municipalities. Repeal the diluted rules and announce new strong RERA rules, create RERA Regulatory Authority and Appellate Tribunal. BBMP administration will be totally revamped and cleaned up. BBMP mission will be more citizen centric, responsive, responsible and accountable Restructuring of KUWS&DB,BWSSB,BDA,BMRDA,KSICB
Separate Act for Bengaluru (zoning and other laws) No Mention Institute an inclusive zoning process in the model of Japanese Zoning to reduce housing prices, ensure better city planning and prevent residential areas from becoming areas of commercial activity No Mention Repace KTCP by Karnataka Regional and URban Planning Act- To ensure a comprehensive development plan
Enforce Zoning Laws No mention Residential Zones to be used only for residential activity, Commercial Zones to be used only for commercial & residential activity, Light Industry Zones to be used only for light industrial, commercial & residential activity and Heavy Industry Zones to be used for all types of economic activity including housing No Mention No Mention
Directly elected Mayor, no Bengaluru Development Minister No mention No mention The State will delegate more powers to the city and in a decade’s time will shift to a directly elected, empowered mayor system Directly elected mayor with mayoral committee drawn from councillors
No MLA interference in city governance, cancel MLA LADS No mention No Mention No Mention No Mention

CITIZEN'S PARTICIPATION

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Empower Ward Committees Ward committees in all wards 50% of each ward committee will be represented by the members of local Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs). Promote Genuine citizen participa on through empowered, properly constituted ward committees Direct election to ward committes,Establish neighbourhood committees
No veto power for corporator over Ward Committees No Mention No Mention Corporator will not have veto power over citizen decisions No Mention
Any project over 10 Crore needs a referendum No mention Decide and clear local projects through the ward commitees No Mention Citizens will be brought into the budgeting process , All projects costing greater than 5 Cr will be subject to public consultation
Monthly ward committee meetings must publish budget and spend No mention BJP will usher in a new era of transparency and disclosure in the works and operations of the Government Agencies in Bengaluru. Ensure transparency about income and expenditure, at the ward and city level
Consult citizens in planning activities No mention No Mention No Mention Every govt department will have a Citizens council to review its functioning and examine all complaints against the department

PLANNING

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Ward level plans to precede RMP 2031 finalization No mention No Mention No Mention No Mention
Planning by MPC, not BDA, Metropolitan Planning Committees in BLR, H-D and Mysuru. No Mention Set up constitutionally mandated Metropolitan Planning Commitee for the growth of the Bengaluru city and the region Establish MPC and abolish Urban Dev Authorities
Enforce zoning laws No mention Insituting an Inclusive zoning model which allows only residential activity in a residential area, commercial areas to be used for commercial and residential activity, light industry zones for ligh industrial activity as well as commercial and residential activity, heavy industrial zones to be used for all types of activity including housing No Mention No Mention
Devise Bengaluru specific zoning laws No mention No mention No Mention No Mention

INCLUSIVITY

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Primacy for Kannada in public signage and documents No mention Work with Central Government to ensure that examinations for all Government jobs and entry into government educational institutions are also conducted in Kannada No Mention No Mention
Protect street vendor rights Comprehensive policy for welfare of those who serve Bengaluru like Autorickshaw drivers, Pourakarmikas etc. identifying fixed parking spots and creating designated areas for street vendors to operate No Mention
Toilets for transgenders No mention Comprehensive policy for welfare of Transgenders. No Mention No Mention
Clean and safe Anganwadis and schools To ensure that every child has a fair chance in life regardless of the circumstances of birth, AAP will focus on strengthening public education and nutrition High Quality Education for all, especially in all Government Schools Upgrading of Anganwadi centres with high-tech facilities and infrastructures No Mention

Health and Sanitation

CFB Manifesto Demands AAP Manifesto BJP Manifesto INC Manifesto JDS Manifesto
Zero manual scavenging Must invest in sewage and manhole cleaning machines No Mention Zero Manual Scavenging: Make Bengaluru Manual Scavenging-free city. No manual scavenging and providing sanitation workers with appropriate work tools No Mention
Working STP capacity should be more than daily needs No Mention No Mention Ensure compulsory construction of STPs and waste disposal and management units in apartments and gated communies and group housing units No Mention
Intensify Dengue - chikun gunya-vector control like spraying Focus on preventive care, especially for children. Set up “Ayushmaan Clinics” in every ward of the city to improve primary healthcare. Emphasis on controlling diseases like dengue, chikanguniya through prior planning and maintaining better hygiene conditions No Mention
Release actual statistics on dengue, chikungunya etc No mention Quarterly "Public Health Bulletin" will be published and widely distributed. No mention No Mention
Toilets must be clean usable and accessible for all No Mention Build 2,000 public toilets across the city with a minimum of 10 public toilets per ward Provide e-toilets in all major bus stations in tier-I and tier-II cities Steps will be taken to eliminate open defecation in all corporation areas,CMC and TMC areas