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Varanasi To Get Two New Sewage Treatment Plants Before March 2018

Varanasi to get new STPs before March 2018
Ganga Clean-Up News
With the two new STPs scheduled to be built by March 2018, the total sewage treatment capacity of Varanasi will reach 412 million litres daily
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Delhi Wakes Up To A Blanket Of Smog After A Promising Diwali Evening

Smog in Delhi
Air Pollution Diwali Special News
Despite a ban on the sale of firecrackers, smog engulfed Delhi on the morning after Diwali as bursting of firecrackers increased post 6 pm
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De-Silting And Cleaning Of Canals Across Uttar Pradesh Will Be Monitored By Drones, Announces Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

News Uttar Pradesh
At the laying of the foundation stone for a pumping station in Gorakhpur, the Chief Minister announced that the irrigation department has been asked to prepare a plan for flood prevention
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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Releases Rs. 211 Crore For Urban Local Bodies

The Punjab government has decided to ban the use of certain products made of plastic in a bid to conserve the deteriorating environment
News Punjab
The funds released by Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh are expected to boost improvement of water supply and sewerage system in the state's urban areas
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This Diwali, 87% Won’t Burst Firecrackers In Delhi, Says A Survey

Delhi Diwali Special News
The survey, carried out by a citizen engagement platform, collected responses from more than 10,000 citizens of Delhi
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Deterioration In Air Quality May Lead To Increase In Parking Fees In Delhi

If Delhiites Don't Celebrate Diwali Cracker Free, Then the City Will Choke. Here’s Why
Air Pollution Delhi News
The increase of parking fees is a measure under the Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority's (EPCA) Graded Response Plan, which aims to curb air pollution in the national capital
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Crores Spent Yet Air Pollution In Varanasi Is Still Rising

Varanasi - banega swachh india
Air Pollution News
The administration in this VVIP constituency claims that after last year's air pollution figures, they have spent crores of rupees to improve traffic and reduce dust
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As Sanitation Workers Continue their Strike, Garbage Mounts On The Streets Of East Delhi

Banega Swacch India-EDMC Sanitation Workers’ Strike Completes Its 4th Day, NGT Orders Municipal Body Find A Resolution
Delhi News
As an indefinite strike by sanitation workers entered its sixth day, some union of the NDMC and SDMC also joined and refused to work
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Majority Of Working Professionals Support Supreme Court’s Decision Of Cracker Ban In Delhi-NCR: Survey

‘Poor’ Air Quality On Eve Of U-17 FIFA Event May Hamper The Quality Of Football Played: Greenpeace
Delhi Diwali Special News
Majority of the survey respondents gear up for Diwali as they purchase face-masks to protect themselves from toxic air pollution
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Delhi Air Quality Likely To Be Better Than Last Diwali But Air Quality Index Will Remain Very Poor: SAFAR

Air Pollution Delhi Diwali Special News
Air Quality Index will remain ‘very poor’ if bursting of firecrackers is down even by 50% compared to last year, but it will turn ‘severe’ if the same volume of crackers are set off
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90 Decibel Sound Limit On Fire Crackers Will Be In Force During Diwali: West Bengal Pollution Control Board

Air Pollution Diwali Special News West Bengal
WBPCB will also sensitise residents adjacent to FIFA U-17 World Cup match venue at Salt Lake Stadium about not bursting crackers
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World Food Day: Food Safety Standard Authority Of India Launches An Online Platform To Reduce Food Waste

Delhi Food Waste News
Using personalised logins, donors can track the status of the food they had donated
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