World famous Times Square is being recreated and that too in India. The city which is going to build its own Times Square is 'Bengaluru'. Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has recently revealed this news. They are planning to make it a tourist destination. Mayor R Sampath Raj has made this announcement at the relaunch of relaid Church Street. The 'Bengaluru Square' will be located in an area of 25 acres. It will bring together entertainment, business, and commercial centers. Bangalore is one of the fastest growing city in India and as it is becoming global there should be something attractive in the city. This landmark will be located between the Brigade road and Residency road intersection.
Bengaluru Square is a step to make the city grow more and also attract the tourist. It was also the demand of some residents to build something like Times Square in the city. Times Square which is a major tourist attraction is also the center of Universe. Over 3 lac people walk through the times square every day. It is also used by many filmmakers who portrayed Times Square in their own way. Times Square has featured in video games also.
New Year night at the Times Square is considered as one of the most spectacular events and millions of people gather here for 'Dropping Of The Ball'. Another surprising fact about the Times Square is it was declared smoking free in 2011. If a replica of Times Square is made in India having a smoking free area in the country is a great achievement.
Times Square also referred as 'The Great White Way ', 'The crossroads of the world' is also famous for its high-quality advertisements using different platforms which include electric, neon and zipper news crawl that grabs the attention of the visitors. Having such a place in India's IT hub is no doubt a good news for the citizens.