Welfare initiatives in the ward
Sathish Reddy has helped a large number of people from the lower strata of the society to earn a decent living. He was instrumental in donating cycles for the handicapped, iron box kits with cart for people to start their laundry and chairs and kits for barbers. He has helped them to be self-dependent and also inspired them to work hard.
Door-to-door garbage clearance initiative at present covers about 38,000 houses with the help of 24 autos and 78 push carts. Extensive garbage clearance from empty areas has also been taken up for example, Nyanappanahalli Bande.
Development of parks
Sathish ready also took up the task of developing the neighbourhood parks where people can enjoy morning and evening walks or even go for a job; children can play and so on. These include civil works, lighting, landscaping etc.
Development of lakes
The developmental and restoration work of the Puttenehalli Lake has been planned which was encroached upon by the BPL family. They will be relocated to Bettadasapura. Desiltation, strengthening of the earthen bund, construction of catch drains, strengthening of downstream drains, sedimentation filters, Bio-treatment plant, landscaping, toilets etc are some of the works for which planning is under progress.
Water supply and sewerage development
Around 430 electric borewells have been repaired and water supply to overhead tanks has been restored after cleaning. Under the Greater Bangalore Water supply project, a sum of Rs 74 crores has been sanctioned that includes providing clean drinking water of Cauvery to the houses, main and feeder supply network development etc.
Extensive Work on the sewerage front has also been taken up. It includes development of house-to-house connections along with main and feeder sewerage line development the total cost of which is Rs 230 crores.
Development of houses, roads, footpaths and culverts
After becoming the MLA, Sathish Reddy, took up tarring and concreting of roads in a big way. In just one year, he has achieved a lot. Major and minor roads in the constituency have been tarred and concreted for the smooth flow of traffic.
Construction of storm water drains
Bommanahalli Constituency has 4 major lakes – Sarakki and Puttenehalli Lake, Arekere Lake, Begur Lake and Madivala Lake. These lakes are interconnected by Raja Kaluve, which have been encroached upon thus reducing the area for water flow. As a result, there is always a massive flood in the surrounding areas during the rains. Extensive work on these storm water drains to the tune of Rs 5876 lakhs in 28 different locations have been taken up.
Remodeling of storm water drains from the following lake is under progress:
- Sarakki and Puttenahalli Lank: 3054.35 lakhs
- Madiwala Lake: 1145.42 lakhs
- Arakere Lake: 444.25 lakhs
- Begur Tank: 967.20 lakhs
Details of road and electrical works undertaken:
- Metalling – 39.2 Kms completed
- Concrete paving – 4.25 Kms completed
- Asphalting – 60.54 Kms completed
- School Building – 4 completed
- Sodium Vapour Lamps – 800 installed
- Tube Lights – 100 installed
- 16mtrs High mast – 2 installed
Sathish Reddy has also actively been involved in organizing eye donation camps in association with the Narayana Nethralaya and blood donation camps in association with Rashrotthana Blood Bank. He is also involved with other awareness programmes directly or through people.