The Forum (shopping mall)
The Forum Mall
|Location||Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Address||Hosur Road, Koramangala|
|Total retail floor area||72,000 m2 (780,000 sq ft)|
|No. of floors||5|
The Forum is a popular shopping mall located on Hosur Road in Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka, India developed by Prestige Group. The Forum was Bangalore's first full-fledged mall with a multi-story book store, 12 cinema halls and other entertainment facilities. The mall is popular among the youth in Bangalore and is an attraction to those coming to Bangalore. The shopping mall houses 72,000 m2 (780,000 sq ft) of shops over five levels. A major attraction at the mall is the multiplex, PVR.
Entertainment & Leisure
- Retail Shops over 5 floors
- PVR Cinemas - 2,100 seating capacity, 11 screen multipex 
- The Transit Lounge Food court houses a KFC, Pizza Hut, and the first McDonald's in South India, among several others.
Other Forum Malls
Several malls have been developed by prestige Group under the name Forum:
- The Forum Value (Shopping Mall) - Whitefield, Bangalore
- The Forum Vijaya (Shopping Mall), Chennai 
- Forum Sujana Mall, Hyderabad
- Forum Mall, Mysore
- Forum Thomsun Mall, Kochi
- Forum Mangalore Mall, Mangalore
Accidents and incidents
On January 26, 2009, a minor electrical fire broke out at Transit, the food court at the mall which however was quickly contained and nobody was injured during this incident.
- The Forum Value (Shopping Mall)
- The Forum Vijaya (Shopping Mall)
- List of shopping malls in India
- List of shopping malls in Bangalore
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