Jarganhalli Lake in Bangalore

The Jarganhalli lake is under restoration by National River Conservation Project (NLCP). The entire project will take two-and-a-half years. The Centre will chip in with 70% of the cost, while the state will contribute the rest.

National Lake Conservation Plan (NLCP)
The objective of Under National Lake Conservation Plan (NLCP) is to restore and conserve polluted and degraded lakes and other similar bodies. So far works on 28 lakes have been taken up including Mirik Lake, Darjeeling where the work was taken up at a cost of Rs. 400 lakhs in 2004-2005. Works on three lakes, viz. Powai in Mumbai, Vengaiahkere and Nagavara in Bangalore have been completed.