The Bruthat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, BBMP, has decided to name three roads in Bengaluru after three great film personalities of Sandalwood. This decision was taken two days ago and in the same meeting, sources said.
In Ward number 66, Subramanyanagar, the road in front of the Sangolli Rayanna Park will be named after the famous comedy actor of Kannada as NS Rao Road. Apart from this the BBMP council has recommended to the BBMP Commissioner to name the road in Ward 108, Sri Ramamandira ward, from Rajajinagar 6th Block to Rajajinagar Police Station as Film Director Dr Siddalingaiah Road. This road will be parallel to Dr Rajkumar Road that is already there in Rajajinagar. It may be recalled that the veteran director Siddalingaiah died recently after a brief illness.
In another major decision the BBMP has decided to name the part of Outer Ring Road from Nayandahalli Circle to Tumkur Road in Peenya as Dr Rajkumar Punya Bhoomi Road. This is the first time that the BBMP has decided to name three different roads in Bengaluru after three Kannada film personalities on the same day.