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VOLUME - 5, ISSUE - 3, DATE - Nov 04,2021

We have started to re-engage on a number of existing and new topics and this edition of the newsletter is a reflection of the same. The topics of fire-safety and air-pollution have received regulatory attention with certain implications for our members based on some recent events. The topics of property-tax and GST also continue to evolve with some involvement from the courts. We will continue to ...

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VOLUME - 5, ISSUE - 2, DATE - Sep 01,2021

At BAF, the month of August reflected the sense of purpose to rebuild. We crossed the magical milestone of welcoming our 1000th member – our community of members is now stronger than ever. We leveraged the strength of the network to engage further – with civic authorities, government departments, elected representatives, other community stakeholders and most importantly with all of you, our me...

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VOLUME - 5, ISSUE - 1, DATE - Apr 01,2021

Greetings from BAF& wishing, all of you, a very safe summer. We are facing the second wave of COVID onslaught. BAF advises all members to follow the GoK advisories, eligible residents get vaccinated (45yrs+), get tested, follow all covid appropriate behaviours for both COVID affected (HQ & HI protocols to be followed strictly) & non affected to stay COVID safe (mask, SD, sanitizat...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 12, DATE - Mar 01,2021

While we celebrate International Women's Day this month, BAF is happy to announce that this Newsletter is henceforth a BAF Women initiative! This new team has introduced 2 new sections starting this month!BAF Apartment Initiatives & Impact - where success stories and best practices from member apartments get published, so that all are benefitted with this knowledgeEvent of The Month - To a...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 6, DATE - Feb 01,2021

We are happy to bring you back the new editions of BAF Newsletter in 2021. While there are many developments and we are in a good unlock phase so far as COVID is concerned with practically all facilities opened up, there is still a great caution needed to be exercised when it comes to following covid protocols – MASK UP, Sanitize and Social Distancing remain the key. Also avoid large, casual...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 4, DATE - Aug 30,2020

We are bringing to you this Newsletter which is a combined edition of July and Aug months. By now we all know the COVID pandemic has shown no signs of slowing down. At the same time, there have been series of relaxations from the regulatory bodies – including reduced CZ, no domestic travel quarantine, opening up of Gyms and other market places etc. ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 3, DATE - Jun 30,2020

We had a month of unlock down phase and with various relaxations on movement & travel, reopening of offices, markets and other places, the COVID is spreading. The reasons could be increased testing (need of the hour) and hence better detection, as well as rise in positive cases due to relaxations. This implies we need to review all our COVID prevention protocols and practices to help us fight ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 2, DATE - May 31,2020

April & May 2020 was a month of serial Lockdowns due to COVID19 Pandemic We do hope all members and their communities navigated the Lock down 2, 3 and 4 during the 2 months, doing new things as well through BAF initiatives & platforms. As we look further to relaxations of Lockdown- we caution members to stay safe and adhere to all preventive measures. ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 1, DATE - Apr 30,2020

April 2020 was a month of 2 serial Lockdowns(LO) due to COVID19 Pandemic. What started with Janata Curfewon March and a week of initial lockdown was formalised with LO#1 from 1st March to 14th April, and further LO#2 from 1th April til 3rd May. The Lockdowns brought city to a grinding halt as we all had to stay inside our homes. ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 1, DATE - Apr 01,2020

 April 2020 was a month of 2 serial Lockdowns(LO) due to COVID19 Pandemic. What started with Janata Curfewon March and a week of initial lockdown was formalised with LO#1 from 1st March to 14th April, and further LO#2 from 1th April til 3rd May. The Lockdowns brought city to a grinding halt as we all had to stay inside our homes. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 12, DATE - Mar 31,2020

The month of March began with BAF activities - Mindtree run, meetings on the KSPCB issues, successfully negotiating & ending Water Tanker Association strike in Mahadevpura, BAF stall held in the VK Shrunga (Bangalore Development) event and BBMP ward limitation- where BAF presented its objections, all these issues have been overtaken by the COVID 19 situation. The following timeline activities,...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 11, DATE - Feb 29,2020

Corona Virus.....we find ourselves battling an altogether new unprecedented pandemic crisis. Please stay SAFE! And follow all preventive & precautionary measures shared time to time. BAF is closely in touch with BBMP and has successfully communicated relevant information for apartments to follow. We hope together we win the war against this pandemic. Stay tuned to our messages......

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 10, DATE - Jan 31,2020

Its with great pride we announce that our membership has crossed 625 number! We are the single largest collective group of apartment residents, citizen group in the city . If we all chose to "BE THE CHANGE" to make improvements and contributions to the city as well as demand just, due and fair city amenities as well! ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 9, DATE - Dec 31,2019

 A Very Happy New Year 2020 to all BAF members & their communities! BAF celebrated the new year by distributing hard copy of AVENuES – Apartment Value Enhancement using Efficient & Sustainable Solutions. to each Association office and also to their BAF representative members during Cluster meetings. AVENuES has been released this month on the BAF website as well! Please dis...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 8, DATE - Nov 30,2019

Team BAF is  happy to present this November 2019 issue of Newsletter in an absolutely brand new visually impactful format! This edition covers BAMBOOS, AVEnUES, MADHURA as well as contacts of our sponsors & service providers....

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 8, DATE - Nov 30,2019

The second edition of our event BAMBOOS-2019 concluded successfully on 24th November 2019! The event saw 20 clusters represent on various themes, over 30 sponsor stalls showcasing various sustainable & utility solutions for apartment residents....

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 8, DATE - Nov 30,2019

The second edition of our event BAMBOOS-2019 concluded successfully on 24th November 2019! The event saw 20 clusters represent on various themes, over 30 sponsor stalls showcasing various sustainable & utility solutions for apartment residents....

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 7, DATE - Oct 31,2019

The October ediition of BAF newsletter has details and schedule for our flagship event BAMBOOS 2019 on 24th November (Sunday) at Freedom Park from 8.30 AM to 6 PM!...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 7, DATE - Oct 31,2019

A Week has 7 DaysA Rainbow has 7 ColoursMusic has 7 Notes and ....BAMBOOS has 7 themes!!...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 6, DATE - Sep 30,2019

Greetings and best wishes to all our communities! Reason being we are into the festival season. And we would like to hear about how “ Green” was your event. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 5, DATE - Aug 31,2019

The August issue of BAF NewsLetter features some apartments who have contributed to Karnataka Flood Relief. They include Elegant Embassy – 3, Avani Amulya, Shivashree Garden Block 2, Sai Mahima, Vaastu Hill View, G R Grands, G M Terraces & White House. BAF is proud of its member community who demonstrate such high levels of social responsibility!...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 4, DATE - Jul 31,2019

It has been a month of major political developments in Karnataka & a new government is in place. And so far as BAF is concerned – our focus is on the manifesto item of the new government - which promised to do away with apartment discrimination along with other issues that improve city infrastructure like Lake development , SWD & STP etc. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 3, DATE - Jun 30,2019

Amid the major news of Water Crisis - not just in Chennai or Bangalore but across the nation - it is very important for all of us to conserve & manage water usage. Do visit the BAMBOOS page on www.baf.org.in for various ideas on water management - (fixing leakage, aerators, water meters, reduce usage, soak pits, recharging, enhanced RWH etc.). This useful information repository will help membe...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 2, DATE - May 30,2019

Thanks to all the apartment representatives of BAF member associations who attended the 5th BAF AGM on 8th June,2019 to make it a huge success! More than 400 people attended the AGM from 200+ member associations. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 1, DATE - Apr 30,2019

This Newsletter has some interesting diversity of topics - from tackling bees & monkey menace, to voting demographics in our city, RERA complaints' profile, unreliable power situation, new elements of harassment by BWSSB & other departments among many other topics....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 12, DATE - Mar 31,2019

Dance of Democracy, Tyohar.... yes ..these are the buzz words we have been hearing for quiet a few months now – in the run up to the National General Elections. As Apartment leaders - to build a truly participative democracy in India – we all must encourage all eligible residents in our communities to vote and make an informed decision during the elections. BAF GC & AARAMB team has...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 11, DATE - Feb 28,2019

What is the Fire Risk Assessment campaign and how will it benefit my apartment? Will BBMP do away with SWM cess for apartments finally? Is your apartment being refused the CFO renewal for STP operations? All this and more in this month's NewsLetter!...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 10, DATE - Jan 31,2019

As build up to the BAF AGM 2019, do ensure you do not miss out on news and discussions that calls for participation in cluster leadership or  focused teams (RERA/KAOA, Lift licensing, Water Meters etc.), by reading the newsletters. ...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 9, DATE - Dec 31,2018

The theme of this month's newsletter is cluster & residents engagement. Please share the newsletter with all your residents and answer the quiz & puzzle to win exciting prizes....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 8, DATE - Nov 30,2018

There is a Quiz & Scrambled Words in this newsletter in which all BAF Member Apartments are eligible to participate. Each member association can send in one (& only one) submission with your answers through email to info@bafonline.org.in. Please mention your Apartment Name / Membership No. in the email....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 7, DATE - Oct 31,2018

Find encapsulated news items where BAF made an impact, like initiating rooftop solar and pushing for SWM Cess waiver. Also, be it transformer servicing, BWSSB providing extended amenities to those deprived or new payment platforms for utility bills, each of us will find something to relate to and take it up for resolution, if not resolved already!...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 5, DATE - Aug 31,2018

And this was yet another month of various RWA AGMs. It was indeed heartening to hear from many members how a slot was allotted in the AGM to talk about achievements of BAF and the benefits to member communities for being a part of BAF. Let the good word travel and may we grow from strength to strength!...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 6, DATE - Sep 30,2018

Be it another increase in BESCOM tariff, rooftop solar articles featuring BAF, various notices being served to apartments , property guidance value increases or stray dog menace - all issues affecting us and which featured in the news last month, is captured....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 4, DATE - Jul 31,2018

July 2018 has been yet another month of great action and achievement for all of us. Right from BESCOM STP / Fire load tariff resolution to departments like BESCOM, Income Tax etc. inviting BAF to hear RWAs 's point of view on various issues, providing platform to redress grievances and seeking support to communicate about various citizen services offered by them. Kudos to many cluster councils...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 3, DATE - Jun 30,2018

BAF had its first Cluster Council team meeting on Jun 3rd 2018– to provide framework for cluster formation. Meeting was attended by almost 80 members & there was representation from all clusters to take this initiative forward....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 1, DATE - Apr 30,2018

Thank You for your participation in the Political Debate and AGM event on 22nd April 2018! More details and impact of that will follow in next edition. Lets focus on May 12th elections and how to ensure we keep all our larger community motivated to participate in democracy, and ensure our charter is met, irrespective of who wins or loses. IF WE VOTE IN LARGE NUMBERS – it will IMPACT! ...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 2, DATE - May 31,2018

BAF Team is proud of all member communities who voted in large numbers on May 12th 2018. Many communities saw their voter turnout at record high numbers – force multiplied - as compared to previous elections. However members also realise that there is still huge scope for improvement by ensuring every eligible member is enrolled. We now hope this process for each member community continues and tha...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 12, DATE - Mar 31,2018

WE REQUEST EACH OF YOU TO ATTEND THE POLITICAL DEBATE AT CHOWDIAH MEMORIAL HALL IN MALLESHWARAM ON 22ND APRIL AT 10.30 AM TO SHOW OUR STRENGTH TO THE POLITICAL CLASS! Issues affecting apartment residents have been covered in the Apartment Residents Charter already circulated to the political parties. ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 11, DATE - Feb 28,2018

Welcome to another month of action with BAF. Before we get into all that – Wishing all women at BAF a Very Happy International Women’s Day in March!. And All the very best to the children for their exams. Please do share this newsletter with your children too....

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 9, DATE - Jan 31,2018

BAF Unity Meet on January 20th 2018 was an event to remember! 217 members, from a mere 80 in April 2017! –Is a mark of great momentum – A WARM WLECOME TO ALL NEW MEMBERS! With 250 + participants, the event was a great success. We are en-route to building a strong movement of apartment residents’ community – with members who are fully aware of their civic and community rights and responsibilities. ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 8, DATE - Dec 31,2017

The Governing Council of BAF would like to wish you a very happy and prosperous new year 2018! Surely the year did end successfully for BAF and we hope to sustain the same momentum in 2018! You would by now be aware of the huge victory that we were able to achieve with regard to the retrospective STP rule in older apartments. On the back of the BAF Apartment Rally held on 2nd December 2017, i...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 8, DATE - Dec 31,2017

The Governing Council of BAF would like to wish you a very happy and prosperous new year 2018! Surely the year did end successfully for BAF and we hope to sustain the same momentum in 2018! You would by now be aware of the huge victory that we were able to achieve with regard to the retrospective STP rule in older apartments. On the back of the BAF Apartment Rally held on 2nd December 2017, i...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 7, DATE - Nov 30,2017

Welcome to the seventh issue of the BAF Monthly NewsLetter. Predictably, this issue is dominated by the Apartment Rally organized by BAF on 2nd December, which was a huge success with more than 10,000 people participating. Of course, other news relating to apartments is covered too! Please read on!!...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 6, DATE - Oct 31,2017

A very Happy Festival Season from BAF team to all its members! Dasara, Deepavali, Halloween, Rajyotsava, Children’s day, Christmas - am sure - will herald happy cultural times in your communities! As you hobnob & network – do communicate on various apartment issues through word of mouth during this time....

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 5, DATE - Sep 30,2017

Welcome to the fifth issue of the BAF Monthly NewsLetter. This is a compendium of interesting activities relating to apartments. Please do share this with all your residents so that we increase the awareness levels....

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 4, DATE - Aug 31,2017

Welcome to the fourth issue of BAF newsletter! Hope members have been finding this newsletter useful and sharing it with the larger community in their complexes. ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 3, DATE - Jul 31,2017

We are happy to release the third issue of BAF Newsletter! In line with directions emphasized in BAF meet on 17th June 2017, ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 2, DATE - Jun 30,2017

We hope you enjoyed reading the first issue of BAF Newsletter last month. The Governing Council of BAF and a few other members have been talking to their respective communities on issues affecting apartments in common, and we have been able to generate good rapport and support for our causes. The need for wider reach of the BAF newsletter was emphasized during our BAF meet on 17th June 2017. When ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 1, DATE - May 31,2017

Dear Apartment Resident, Welcome to the first edition of the newsletter from Bangalore Apartments’ Federation (BAF). The newsletter is a compendium of articles that appear in the media, relating to apartments as well as other relevant civic issues. The newsletter will help keep you updated on the latest events, happenings & issues of interest to the apartment residents’ community. This is our ...

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VOLUME - 5, ISSUE - 3
DATE - Nov 04,2021

We have started to re-engage on a number of existing and new topics and this edition of the newsletter is a reflection of the same. The topics of fire-safety and air-pollution have received regulatory attention with certain implications for our members based on some recent events. The topics of property-tax and GST also continue to evolve with some involvement from the courts. We will continue to ...

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VOLUME - 5, ISSUE - 2
DATE - Sep 01,2021

At BAF, the month of August reflected the sense of purpose to rebuild. We crossed the magical milestone of welcoming our 1000th member – our community of members is now stronger than ever. We leveraged the strength of the network to engage further – with civic authorities, government departments, elected representatives, other community stakeholders and most importantly with all of you, our me...

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VOLUME - 5, ISSUE - 1
DATE - Apr 01,2021

Greetings from BAF& wishing, all of you, a very safe summer. We are facing the second wave of COVID onslaught. BAF advises all members to follow the GoK advisories, eligible residents get vaccinated (45yrs+), get tested, follow all covid appropriate behaviours for both COVID affected (HQ & HI protocols to be followed strictly) & non affected to stay COVID safe (mask, SD, sanitizat...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 12
DATE - Mar 01,2021

While we celebrate International Women's Day this month, BAF is happy to announce that this Newsletter is henceforth a BAF Women initiative! This new team has introduced 2 new sections starting this month!BAF Apartment Initiatives & Impact - where success stories and best practices from member apartments get published, so that all are benefitted with this knowledgeEvent of The Month - To a...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 6
DATE - Feb 01,2021

We are happy to bring you back the new editions of BAF Newsletter in 2021. While there are many developments and we are in a good unlock phase so far as COVID is concerned with practically all facilities opened up, there is still a great caution needed to be exercised when it comes to following covid protocols – MASK UP, Sanitize and Social Distancing remain the key. Also avoid large, casual...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 4
DATE - Aug 30,2020

We are bringing to you this Newsletter which is a combined edition of July and Aug months. By now we all know the COVID pandemic has shown no signs of slowing down. At the same time, there have been series of relaxations from the regulatory bodies – including reduced CZ, no domestic travel quarantine, opening up of Gyms and other market places etc. ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 3
DATE - Jun 30,2020

We had a month of unlock down phase and with various relaxations on movement & travel, reopening of offices, markets and other places, the COVID is spreading. The reasons could be increased testing (need of the hour) and hence better detection, as well as rise in positive cases due to relaxations. This implies we need to review all our COVID prevention protocols and practices to help us fight ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 2
DATE - May 31,2020

April & May 2020 was a month of serial Lockdowns due to COVID19 Pandemic We do hope all members and their communities navigated the Lock down 2, 3 and 4 during the 2 months, doing new things as well through BAF initiatives & platforms. As we look further to relaxations of Lockdown- we caution members to stay safe and adhere to all preventive measures. ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 1
DATE - Apr 30,2020

April 2020 was a month of 2 serial Lockdowns(LO) due to COVID19 Pandemic. What started with Janata Curfewon March and a week of initial lockdown was formalised with LO#1 from 1st March to 14th April, and further LO#2 from 1th April til 3rd May. The Lockdowns brought city to a grinding halt as we all had to stay inside our homes. ...

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VOLUME - 4, ISSUE - 1
DATE - Apr 01,2020

 April 2020 was a month of 2 serial Lockdowns(LO) due to COVID19 Pandemic. What started with Janata Curfewon March and a week of initial lockdown was formalised with LO#1 from 1st March to 14th April, and further LO#2 from 1th April til 3rd May. The Lockdowns brought city to a grinding halt as we all had to stay inside our homes. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 12
DATE - Mar 31,2020

The month of March began with BAF activities - Mindtree run, meetings on the KSPCB issues, successfully negotiating & ending Water Tanker Association strike in Mahadevpura, BAF stall held in the VK Shrunga (Bangalore Development) event and BBMP ward limitation- where BAF presented its objections, all these issues have been overtaken by the COVID 19 situation. The following timeline activities,...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 11
DATE - Feb 29,2020

Corona Virus.....we find ourselves battling an altogether new unprecedented pandemic crisis. Please stay SAFE! And follow all preventive & precautionary measures shared time to time. BAF is closely in touch with BBMP and has successfully communicated relevant information for apartments to follow. We hope together we win the war against this pandemic. Stay tuned to our messages......

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 10
DATE - Jan 31,2020

Its with great pride we announce that our membership has crossed 625 number! We are the single largest collective group of apartment residents, citizen group in the city . If we all chose to "BE THE CHANGE" to make improvements and contributions to the city as well as demand just, due and fair city amenities as well! ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 9
DATE - Dec 31,2019

 A Very Happy New Year 2020 to all BAF members & their communities! BAF celebrated the new year by distributing hard copy of AVENuES – Apartment Value Enhancement using Efficient & Sustainable Solutions. to each Association office and also to their BAF representative members during Cluster meetings. AVENuES has been released this month on the BAF website as well! Please dis...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 8
DATE - Nov 30,2019

Team BAF is  happy to present this November 2019 issue of Newsletter in an absolutely brand new visually impactful format! This edition covers BAMBOOS, AVEnUES, MADHURA as well as contacts of our sponsors & service providers....

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 8
DATE - Nov 30,2019

The second edition of our event BAMBOOS-2019 concluded successfully on 24th November 2019! The event saw 20 clusters represent on various themes, over 30 sponsor stalls showcasing various sustainable & utility solutions for apartment residents....

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 8
DATE - Nov 30,2019

The second edition of our event BAMBOOS-2019 concluded successfully on 24th November 2019! The event saw 20 clusters represent on various themes, over 30 sponsor stalls showcasing various sustainable & utility solutions for apartment residents....

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 7
DATE - Oct 31,2019

The October ediition of BAF newsletter has details and schedule for our flagship event BAMBOOS 2019 on 24th November (Sunday) at Freedom Park from 8.30 AM to 6 PM!...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 7
DATE - Oct 31,2019

A Week has 7 DaysA Rainbow has 7 ColoursMusic has 7 Notes and ....BAMBOOS has 7 themes!!...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 6
DATE - Sep 30,2019

Greetings and best wishes to all our communities! Reason being we are into the festival season. And we would like to hear about how “ Green” was your event. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 5
DATE - Aug 31,2019

The August issue of BAF NewsLetter features some apartments who have contributed to Karnataka Flood Relief. They include Elegant Embassy – 3, Avani Amulya, Shivashree Garden Block 2, Sai Mahima, Vaastu Hill View, G R Grands, G M Terraces & White House. BAF is proud of its member community who demonstrate such high levels of social responsibility!...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 4
DATE - Jul 31,2019

It has been a month of major political developments in Karnataka & a new government is in place. And so far as BAF is concerned – our focus is on the manifesto item of the new government - which promised to do away with apartment discrimination along with other issues that improve city infrastructure like Lake development , SWD & STP etc. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 3
DATE - Jun 30,2019

Amid the major news of Water Crisis - not just in Chennai or Bangalore but across the nation - it is very important for all of us to conserve & manage water usage. Do visit the BAMBOOS page on www.baf.org.in for various ideas on water management - (fixing leakage, aerators, water meters, reduce usage, soak pits, recharging, enhanced RWH etc.). This useful information repository will help membe...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 2
DATE - May 30,2019

Thanks to all the apartment representatives of BAF member associations who attended the 5th BAF AGM on 8th June,2019 to make it a huge success! More than 400 people attended the AGM from 200+ member associations. ...

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VOLUME - 3, ISSUE - 1
DATE - Apr 30,2019

This Newsletter has some interesting diversity of topics - from tackling bees & monkey menace, to voting demographics in our city, RERA complaints' profile, unreliable power situation, new elements of harassment by BWSSB & other departments among many other topics....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 12
DATE - Mar 31,2019

Dance of Democracy, Tyohar.... yes ..these are the buzz words we have been hearing for quiet a few months now – in the run up to the National General Elections. As Apartment leaders - to build a truly participative democracy in India – we all must encourage all eligible residents in our communities to vote and make an informed decision during the elections. BAF GC & AARAMB team has...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 11
DATE - Feb 28,2019

What is the Fire Risk Assessment campaign and how will it benefit my apartment? Will BBMP do away with SWM cess for apartments finally? Is your apartment being refused the CFO renewal for STP operations? All this and more in this month's NewsLetter!...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 10
DATE - Jan 31,2019

As build up to the BAF AGM 2019, do ensure you do not miss out on news and discussions that calls for participation in cluster leadership or  focused teams (RERA/KAOA, Lift licensing, Water Meters etc.), by reading the newsletters. ...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 9
DATE - Dec 31,2018

The theme of this month's newsletter is cluster & residents engagement. Please share the newsletter with all your residents and answer the quiz & puzzle to win exciting prizes....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 8
DATE - Nov 30,2018

There is a Quiz & Scrambled Words in this newsletter in which all BAF Member Apartments are eligible to participate. Each member association can send in one (& only one) submission with your answers through email to info@bafonline.org.in. Please mention your Apartment Name / Membership No. in the email....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 7
DATE - Oct 31,2018

Find encapsulated news items where BAF made an impact, like initiating rooftop solar and pushing for SWM Cess waiver. Also, be it transformer servicing, BWSSB providing extended amenities to those deprived or new payment platforms for utility bills, each of us will find something to relate to and take it up for resolution, if not resolved already!...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 5
DATE - Aug 31,2018

And this was yet another month of various RWA AGMs. It was indeed heartening to hear from many members how a slot was allotted in the AGM to talk about achievements of BAF and the benefits to member communities for being a part of BAF. Let the good word travel and may we grow from strength to strength!...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 6
DATE - Sep 30,2018

Be it another increase in BESCOM tariff, rooftop solar articles featuring BAF, various notices being served to apartments , property guidance value increases or stray dog menace - all issues affecting us and which featured in the news last month, is captured....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 4
DATE - Jul 31,2018

July 2018 has been yet another month of great action and achievement for all of us. Right from BESCOM STP / Fire load tariff resolution to departments like BESCOM, Income Tax etc. inviting BAF to hear RWAs 's point of view on various issues, providing platform to redress grievances and seeking support to communicate about various citizen services offered by them. Kudos to many cluster councils...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 3
DATE - Jun 30,2018

BAF had its first Cluster Council team meeting on Jun 3rd 2018– to provide framework for cluster formation. Meeting was attended by almost 80 members & there was representation from all clusters to take this initiative forward....

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 1
DATE - Apr 30,2018

Thank You for your participation in the Political Debate and AGM event on 22nd April 2018! More details and impact of that will follow in next edition. Lets focus on May 12th elections and how to ensure we keep all our larger community motivated to participate in democracy, and ensure our charter is met, irrespective of who wins or loses. IF WE VOTE IN LARGE NUMBERS – it will IMPACT! ...

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VOLUME - 2, ISSUE - 2
DATE - May 31,2018

BAF Team is proud of all member communities who voted in large numbers on May 12th 2018. Many communities saw their voter turnout at record high numbers – force multiplied - as compared to previous elections. However members also realise that there is still huge scope for improvement by ensuring every eligible member is enrolled. We now hope this process for each member community continues and tha...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 12
DATE - Mar 31,2018

WE REQUEST EACH OF YOU TO ATTEND THE POLITICAL DEBATE AT CHOWDIAH MEMORIAL HALL IN MALLESHWARAM ON 22ND APRIL AT 10.30 AM TO SHOW OUR STRENGTH TO THE POLITICAL CLASS! Issues affecting apartment residents have been covered in the Apartment Residents Charter already circulated to the political parties. ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 11
DATE - Feb 28,2018

Welcome to another month of action with BAF. Before we get into all that – Wishing all women at BAF a Very Happy International Women’s Day in March!. And All the very best to the children for their exams. Please do share this newsletter with your children too....

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 9
DATE - Jan 31,2018

BAF Unity Meet on January 20th 2018 was an event to remember! 217 members, from a mere 80 in April 2017! –Is a mark of great momentum – A WARM WLECOME TO ALL NEW MEMBERS! With 250 + participants, the event was a great success. We are en-route to building a strong movement of apartment residents’ community – with members who are fully aware of their civic and community rights and responsibilities. ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 8
DATE - Dec 31,2017

The Governing Council of BAF would like to wish you a very happy and prosperous new year 2018! Surely the year did end successfully for BAF and we hope to sustain the same momentum in 2018! You would by now be aware of the huge victory that we were able to achieve with regard to the retrospective STP rule in older apartments. On the back of the BAF Apartment Rally held on 2nd December 2017, i...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 8
DATE - Dec 31,2017

The Governing Council of BAF would like to wish you a very happy and prosperous new year 2018! Surely the year did end successfully for BAF and we hope to sustain the same momentum in 2018! You would by now be aware of the huge victory that we were able to achieve with regard to the retrospective STP rule in older apartments. On the back of the BAF Apartment Rally held on 2nd December 2017, i...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 7
DATE - Nov 30,2017

Welcome to the seventh issue of the BAF Monthly NewsLetter. Predictably, this issue is dominated by the Apartment Rally organized by BAF on 2nd December, which was a huge success with more than 10,000 people participating. Of course, other news relating to apartments is covered too! Please read on!!...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 6
DATE - Oct 31,2017

A very Happy Festival Season from BAF team to all its members! Dasara, Deepavali, Halloween, Rajyotsava, Children’s day, Christmas - am sure - will herald happy cultural times in your communities! As you hobnob & network – do communicate on various apartment issues through word of mouth during this time....

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 5
DATE - Sep 30,2017

Welcome to the fifth issue of the BAF Monthly NewsLetter. This is a compendium of interesting activities relating to apartments. Please do share this with all your residents so that we increase the awareness levels....

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 4
DATE - Aug 31,2017

Welcome to the fourth issue of BAF newsletter! Hope members have been finding this newsletter useful and sharing it with the larger community in their complexes. ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 3
DATE - Jul 31,2017

We are happy to release the third issue of BAF Newsletter! In line with directions emphasized in BAF meet on 17th June 2017, ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 2
DATE - Jun 30,2017

We hope you enjoyed reading the first issue of BAF Newsletter last month. The Governing Council of BAF and a few other members have been talking to their respective communities on issues affecting apartments in common, and we have been able to generate good rapport and support for our causes. The need for wider reach of the BAF newsletter was emphasized during our BAF meet on 17th June 2017. When ...

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VOLUME - 1, ISSUE - 1
DATE - May 31,2017

Dear Apartment Resident, Welcome to the first edition of the newsletter from Bangalore Apartments’ Federation (BAF). The newsletter is a compendium of articles that appear in the media, relating to apartments as well as other relevant civic issues. The newsletter will help keep you updated on the latest events, happenings & issues of interest to the apartment residents’ community. This is our ...

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