BTM Layout

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BTM Layout

Kuvempunagara
Suburb
Nickname(s): 
BTM
BTM Layout is located in Bengaluru
BTM Layout
BTM Layout
Coordinates: 12°55′N 77°37′E / 12.92°N 77.61°E / 12.92; 77.61Coordinates: 12°55′N 77°37′E / 12.92°N 77.61°E / 12.92; 77.61
CountryIndia
StateKarnataka
MetroBangalore
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
560029,560068,560076
Vehicle registrationKA-05(1st Stage),KA-51(2nd to 6th Stages)

BTM Layout (an abbreviation of Byrasandra, Tavarekere and Madiwala Layout) (Kannada: ಬಿ ಟಿ ಎಂ ಬಡಾವಣೆ) is a neighbourhood in South Bangalore, Karnataka, India.[1] BTM Layout got its abbreviated name as it is situated between Byrasandra, Tavarekere and Madiwala.

Location[edit]

The area is around 45 km away from Bengaluru International Airport and 11 km away from the Bangalore City Railway station. BTM Layout's proximity to Outer Ring Road, Bangalore, Koramangala, HSR Layout, Bannerghatta Road, J P Nagar and Jayanagar makes it one of the most popular residential and commercial places in Bangalore. The 1st Stage of BTM Layout is separated from the 2nd Stage by the Outer Ring Road. BTM Layout is noted for its cafés, boutiques and music venues.

A street in a residential part of BTM Layout

Economy[edit]

It is one of the high growth neighbourhoods in terms of property prices, showing an annual growth rate of close to 60% in early 2010.[2]

Nearby tourist attractions include Bannerghatta National Park which is approximately 10  km away. Bannerghatta Butterfly Park which is located adjacent to the Bannerghatta National Park and is open on almost every day. The park is spread over an area of 7.5 acres with a butterfly trail of about a kilometer length. The ‘butterfly trail’ established over a five-acre garden leads the visitors to an innovatively designed three dome structure housing the conservatory, museum and the multi-media center

Madiwala Lake which is home to rare bird species, is also famous in the neighborhood.

Also home to BTM Football Club which plays B division football in Karnataka league.


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Nearby educational institutions[4][edit]

  • St. Miras High School
  • OLF High School
  • Nightingales English High School
  • Shanthiniketan Educational Trust and MES PU College
  • Buddha Education Society PU college
  • Bhudha School
  • Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
  • Alliance University
  • AEC Maruti College Of Dental Science And Research Center
  • New. St Florence Public Convent and High
  • Christ university and school
  • MES School and First Grade College
  • Orchid International School
  • Ekya School
  • Vibgyor High
  • Networking Training Institute

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bangalore South Map". Bangalore Municipal Corporation. Retrieved 17 November 2010.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Betting on the south". Deccan Herald. 28 October 2010. Retrieved 17 November 2010.
  3. ^ http://bannerghattabiologicalpark.org/butterfly_park.html
  4. ^ "BTM Layout". Retrieved 14 October 2012.

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