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Haryana Fights Open Defecation, Introduces Trump Sulabh Village

Trump Sulabh Village: Haryana Village Uses American President Donald Trump’s Name To End Open Defecation
Haryana News
To attract world’s attention towards India’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and to help Haryana’s Marora village become open defecation, the NGO Sulabh has renamed the village to Trump Sulabh Village
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Kerala To Launch Massive Cleanliness Drive, Seeks Help From Educational Institutes

Kerala To Launch Massive Cleanliness Drive, Seeks Help From Educational Institutes
Kerala News
The 3-day cleanliness drive that will begin from June 27 aims to cut down garbage in open dumping spots and clear mosquito breeding sources which have been responsible in spreading diseases like dengue and H1N1
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National Green Tribunal Gives 3 Months To Commercial Buildings In Shimla To Set Up Sewage Treatment Plants

National Green Tribunal Gives 3 Months To Commercial Buildings In Shimla To Set Up Sewage Treatment Plants
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The National Green Tribunal has directed the Himachal Pradesh government and the state pollution control board to send notices to commercial buildings, which discharges more than 5 KLD (kilo litres per day), asking them to install sewage treatment plant within 3 months
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A Landfill In Size Of Delhi Will Be Needed To Dump India’s Waste By 2050: Study

A Landfill Size Of Delhi Will Be Needed To Dump India’s Waste By 2050: Study
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Issues like poor planning for waste management, complex institutional setup, constraints in capacity for waste management and lack of funds with urban local bodies are responsible for India’s waste management crisis
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Netherlands Extends Support To Improve The Condition Of Water Bodies In India

Netherlands Extends Support To Improve The Condition Of Water Bodies In India
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Netherlands will help in enhancing water bodies in multiple ways including river basin management, reducing pollution in Ganga, improving the water quality, etc.
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National Green Tribunal Bans Waste Disposal, Burning Plastics On River Ravi Plains

National Green Tribunal Bans Waste Disposal, Burning Plastics On River Ravi Plains
News Plastic Waste
National Green Tribunal has banned the dumping of municipal solid wastes and burning of plastics on the flood plains of river Ravi as it is leading to serious water and air pollution
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Delhi High Court Slams Delhi Municipal Workers’ Poor Handling Of Garbage Disposal

Delhi High Court Slams Delhi Municipal Workers’ Poor Handling Of Garbage Disposal
Delhi News
Delhi High Court observed, there seems to be an unholy nexus between people disbursing salary and those deputed to collect and dispose of garbage
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Uttar Pradesh Government Plans To Shift Water Polluting Industries Away From Ganga River

Uttar Pradesh Government Plans To Shift Water Polluting Industries Away From Ganga River
Ganga Clean-Up News Uttar Pradesh
Under central government’s initiative ‘Namami Gange’, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adiyanath has come up with a plan to relocate all the industries located near Ganga which are majorly polluting the river
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Delhi High Court Demands Information On Desilting Of Drains In New Delhi

Delhi High Court Demands Information On Desilting Of Drains In New Delhi
Delhi News
The Delhi High Court after hearing a PIL that said several sewage and storm water drains have not been desilted to ensure free flow of water and sewage during monsoon, asked the civic bodies in Delhi, the city government and the Delhi Jal Board to provide information on the drains desilting process
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South Delhi Municipal Corporation Pledges To Improve Its Swachh Bharat Ranking

South Delhi Municipal Corporation Pledges To Improve Its Swachh Bharat Ranking
Delhi News
South Delhi Municipal Commissioner P K Goel directed every official to work for 100 hours in one year towards maintaining sanitation and cleanliness and secure a position among the top 25 clean civic bodies in the next Swachh Survekshan
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Ganga Protection Law Will Be Introduced After Detailed Analysis: Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti

Ganga Protection Law Will Be Introduced After Detailed Analysis: Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti
Ganga Clean-Up News
Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti said that the Kanpur stretch of river Ganga is the most polluted one and efforts are being taken along with the Uttar Pradesh government to shift Kanpur's industry out of the city
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Centre Directs Medical Research Body To Asses If Plastic Bottles Are Polluting Medicines

Centre Directs Medical Research Body To Asses If Plastic Bottles Are Polluting Medicines
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Last year, the Union Health Ministry had found that plastic bottles used to store medicines contained toxic substances like lead and had suggested the Indian Council of Medical Research to replace them with glass containers
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