6 open wells were rejuvenated & rainwater harvesting was implemented. The projects were formally handover to the authorities on 21st February 2023
As part of the Puravankara’s commitment towards Sustainability, we have initiated the development of Miyawaki Forest in two Government High Schools in rural Bangalore in association with NGO - Vidyanikethan, working in the field of Afforestation.
Number of Saplings: 15,000
The plantation was started on 25th Nov 2022 at Government High school, Paduvanagere with active participation from School Headmaster, teachers, and students.
To endeavor the city clean and green, Puravankara has been maintaining Medians and Parks under the Public Private Partnership model with BBMP for more than 10 years now.
Maintenance includes Planting new saplings, re-planting, cleanliness, watering the plants, pesticides, fertilizers, etc
Total area covered - 1,76,426 Sq.m
Plants and Trees are Natural air purifiers thereby reducing the impact of air pollution on the general public commuting on these roads, Traffic police personnel are stationed at the traffic check posts and vendors with their shops. The scientific method was adopted in the selection and maintenance of plants for medians and Park and also consulted experts from the Mysore Horticulture Society (Lalbagh). Following are the positive impacts
Puravankara in association with Biome Environmental Trust is working on Rainwater Harvesting projects involving the digging of new Open Wells, the rejuvenation of existing Wells, and Recharge wells in Public parks, public spaces, Govt offices, and Schools.
As of date, we have completed working on 12 Wells (6 Open Wells, 3 Recharge Wells, and 4 well rejuvenation in Bangalore). By end of this year, we are planning to complete at least 25 Projects.
As part of the Sustainability Commitment, Puravankara Group shot an Educational Video showcasing Rain Water Harvesting, its importance, Well digging by Traditional Well Diggers (Mannuvaddars), and the need to recharge the Ground Water.