Ashish Kumar, Scientific Consultant (Genomics and Bioinformatics) Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden & Visiting Scientist, Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, New Delhi, India. Finalizing a home where we can rest after a hard day’s work is one big decision, perhaps to be taken once in a lifetime! And for those of us, who love to … Continue reading OPINION: LIVING AT WESTEND HEIGHTS
The WH YOUNG BUDS – June 2020
Stitching cloth masks for WH STAFF By Richa Balaji , 15 yrs, B Block In the last month during the COVID crisis, I started an initiative to make washable cloth masks at home by our WH residents and give it to our WH support staff. The masks were made by the residents out of t-shirts, … Continue reading The WH YOUNG BUDS – June 2020
COVID-19 : THE DUTIES & WORKS OF THE HEALTH COMMITTEE
FORMATION We all got aware of Corona some time in February but never realized the severity of the situation until the first week of March. The first difficult decision that was taken by the EC at that time was the cancellation of the much-awaited Holi bash on March 9th. The reality check was when schools … Continue reading COVID-19 : THE DUTIES & WORKS OF THE HEALTH COMMITTEE
Goddess Kaveri Bestowing Her Blessings upon us
The article goes a little deeper as to how Westend Heights is benefitted from the long drawn efforts for bringing more Kaveri Water in Westend Heights
Khatas for Westend Heights. Bribe Free !!
This is one story that will shine bright in the history of Westend Heights. The story is about the grit, determination, perseverance and unison to achieve something, which seemed impossible in the beginning. Finally, it did happen. Rs Ten Thousand "service charge" for Khata & Property Tax assessment, became ZERO. Brokers attempting to make hay, … Continue reading Khatas for Westend Heights. Bribe Free !!
Rs 20/- to make WH Waste Management Zero-Sum Game…..that's possible !!
Gold..... precious Gold, we throw out our houses daily. That gold is the recyclable waste in the form of plastics, card boards, tin cans.....and of course loads of beer bottles !!! So, starting Dec 1, 2018 - me, my Mom and my better-half, Shivi, decided to retain the recyclable, saleable plastic inside the flat and … Continue reading Rs 20/- to make WH Waste Management Zero-Sum Game…..that's possible !!
The Proxy – Risks and Solution
The WHCAOWA Election is due on 5th May 2018. Well, we never heard of any WHCAOWA election since the birth of WHCAOWA in 2010.... did we? Yeah, from 2010 till 2017, WHCAOWA did exist on paper and handled over 30 crores of budget.... crazy, no !! So, in this election one of the rule is … Continue reading The Proxy – Risks and Solution
Bring More BWSSB Water To WH
This is a live blog updating the efforts made to bring more Kaveri water to Westend Heights. Every kL of BWSSB water saves us Rs 55/-. Our sanctioned demand is 19.7 ML/month on full occupation. However we get a paltry 2-4 ML/month....and many times even less than 1 ML/month. A group of motivated residents took … Continue reading Bring More BWSSB Water To WH