Tag Archives: BTM

Photo of Udupi Garden Signal Junction, BTM Layout, Bangalore, without any traffic

Rare Photo of Udupi Garden Signal Without Traffic!!

The Udupi Garden signal (or the “junction of 16th main and Ring Road”), named after a famous restaurant that used to exist there (today it has become a ‘Shanti Sagar’), is one of Bangalore’s junctions most notorious for its traffic jams. The junction is situated in BTM Layout on the main artery of the IT corridor and hence sees jams ...

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Photo of 7th Cross Road, BTM Layout 2nd Stage, Bangalore

7th Cross, BTM Layout 2nd Stage, Bangalore

BTM Layout and especially BTM 2nd Stage is one of Bangalore’s most happening and sought after middle class and “younger crowd” residential localities, mainly thanks to its location of being near to everything and all other places. When it was created 20 years ago, BTM Layout was Bangalore’s suburb, today it is the heart of the city. Like most such “older” localities, ...

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One of BMTC’s Vestibuled Road Trains

One of BMTC’s many vestibuled buses, known as “Road Trains” in local Bangalore parlance. Vestibuled buses operate on high density routes like the Ring Road and Hosur Road. The one pictured here is running 500A from Banashankari to Hebbal on the Ring Road, seen at BTM Jayadeva Stop. These underpowered, aesthetically unpleasant and beat up Tata buses wheeze and sneeze ...

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Flyover at Jayadeva junction in BTM/JP Nagar

Jayadeva Grade Separator Loop, “Aerial” View

A view of the single arm of the Jayadeva Grade separator at the junction of Bannerghatta Road and Outer Ring Road which is also the meeting place of four prominent areas of Bangalore: BTM Layout 1st Stage, BTM 2nd Stage, JP Nagar 3rd Phase and Jayanagar 9th Block. The junction is named after the Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology which is ...

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