"We have changed the names. It is now left to institutions and government bodies to make suitable changes,"
"The name change applies only to cities and not to the institution,"
"When names of cities like Madras and Bombay were changed, university names remained the same,"
"I want Brand Bangalore to become Brand Bengaluru. I want the distinctive Kannada syllable 'u' to be on the lips of people all over the world. Let this bit of 'ourness' be part of our international presence,"