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Delhi Records 7 Deaths In Past One Month Due To Sewer Cleaning Activity, Is Manual Scavenging Privately Thriving In India?

Delhi Records 7 Deaths In Past One Month Due To Sewer Cleaning Activity, Manual Scavenging Privately Thriving In India
Delhi News
Four men had died while cleaning a tank containing poisonous sewage in south Delhi's Ghitorni in July 15 while three died while cleaning a sewer line in Lajpat Nagar recently. In both cases the victims were hired by private contractors
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Delhi High Court Slams Civic Bodies For Lack Of Cleanliness Maintained In City Schools

Delhi High Court Slams Civic Bodies For Lack Of Cleanliness Maintained In City Schools
Delhi News
As per a PIL filed by an NGO, the garbage discarded by students in government schools isn’t cleared on a regular basis by the civic bodies because of which the standards of cleanliness and hygiene are very poor
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Rural Sanitation Has Risen To 66%, A Healthy Tradition Has Begun: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi, Uttar Pradesh To Remove Debris From Yamuna Floodplains In 3 Weeks
News
Since the launch of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in 2014, 2.17 lakh villages and 155 districts have been declared open defecation free and rural sanitation has increased from 39 per cent to 66 per cent
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National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi, Uttar Pradesh To Remove Debris From Yamuna Floodplains In 3 Weeks

National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi, Uttar Pradesh To Remove Debris From Yamuna Floodplains In 3 Weeks
National Green Tribunal News
To ensure that the rejuvenation process of river Yamuna is carried out smoothly, the National Green Tribunal had earlier banned open defecation and waste disposal on the floodplains of Yamuna and imposed a fine of Rs 5,000
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Police Suspect Cleaning Of Septic Tank Could Have Killed Four Sanitation Workers In Madhya Pradesh

Police Suspect Cleaning Of Septic Tank Could Have Killed Four Sanitation Workers In Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh News
Police in Bardu village suspect the possibility of workers inhaling poisonous gases while carrying out the cleaning activity
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Construct 44,000 Toilets Daily To Make Uttar Pradesh Open Defecation Free By October 2 2018: Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar To District Magistrates

Construct 44,000 Toilets Daily To Make Uttar Pradesh Open Defecation Free By October 2 2018: Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar To District Magistrates
News Uttar Pradesh
In a review meeting of Swachh Bharat Mission Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar recommended the district magistrates of Uttar Pradesh should dedicate atleast 30 minutes daily to monitor the work of constructing toilets
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#PlasticBan: Why Have You Not Enforced It Strictly, National Green Tribunal Questions Delhi Government On Overuse Of Plastic Bags

#PlasticBan: Why Have You Not Enforced It Strictly, National Green Tribunal Questions Delhi Government On Overuse Of Plastic Bags
Delhi National Green Tribunal News Plastic Waste
The National Green Tribunal had last year banned the use of disposable plastic in Delhi and NCR especially at hotels, restaurants and for public and private functions with effect from Janurary this year
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A Swachh Raksha Bandhan: Brothers In Amethi To Gift Toilets To Their Sisters

A Swachh Raksha Bandhan: Brothers In Amethi To Gift Toilets To Their Sisters
News Open Defecation Free Uttar Pradesh
Under the ‘Anokhi Amethi Ka Anokha Bhai’ programme 854 people have registered themselves as brothers to gift toilets to their sisters to celebrate Raksha Bandhan. Presently, only 45.30% households in Amethi have toilets at home
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Madhya Pradesh Plans To Replicate Narmada Sewa Yatra Campaign To Save Its Other Rivers

Madhya Pradesh Plans To Replicate Narmada Sewa Yatra Campaign To Save Its Other Rivers
Madhya Pradesh News
At an inaugural function of National Green Tribunal, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan advocated for sustainable development and said that the government will undertake a similar campaign like Narmada Sewa Yatra rejuvenate rivers of the state
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National Green Tribunal Imposes A Fine Of Rs 10 Lakh On Mathura Cantonment Board For Causing Pollution In Yamuna

National Green Tribunal Imposes A Fine Of Rs 10 Lakh On Mathura Cantonment Board For Causing Pollution In Yamuna
National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh Yamuna Clean-Up
A plea filed by a Mathura resident claims that the Mathura Cantonment Board is responsible for causing depletion in Yamuna riverbed by treating it as a dumping yard and throwing all kinds of waste in the river making the water toxic
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Delhi Authorities Grant A No Objection Certificate To Build Toilets In JJ Clusters

Delhi Authorities Grant A No Objection Certificate To Build Toilets In JJ Clusters
Delhi News
26 JJ colonies situated along the railway tracks will soon get access to toilets
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Consider Revising Penalties For Littering: High Court Tells Delhi Government

Consider Revising Penalties For Littering High Court Tells Delhi Government
Delhi News
To address the growing crisis of waste management, the Delhi High Court suggested creating a roaster or a time-table for throwing and collecting garbage from dumping yards
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