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Saptarshi Dutta

Gurugram’s Year-End Haul For Better Waste Management Includes 150 Garbage Collection Vehicles And 15 Upcoming Solid Waste Transfer Stations

Manohar Lal Khattar flagged off 150 waste management vehicles
Haryana News Waste Management
The garbage transfer sites, the foundation stones for which were laid by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar will generate 10 megawatt of electricity daily
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Sangli In Maharashtra’s Menstrual Hygiene Management Programme To Reach 85,000 Girls In The First Phase, 40 Million Households Overall

Menstrual Hygiene Management
Maharashtra Menstrual Hygiene
The pilot project which was launched at Sangli in Maharashtra will reach out to around 85,000 girls and sensitise them about the importance of menstrual hygiene
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Cyclone Ockhi Aftermath: Mumbai’s Civic Body And Beach Clean Up Volunteers Work Hard To Clean Up Trash Deposited By The Cyclone

Beach cleanup post cyclone Ockhi
Maharashtra Plastic Waste Waste Management
Cyclone Ockhi deposited garbage worth thousands of tonnes On Mumbai’s beaches, but the BMC and beach cleanup activists ensured prompt removal of garbage was prioritised on days following the cyclone
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Bhopal’s Kabad Se Jugad campaign To Beautify The City Using Scrap Items, Aims To Go For Number One Spot At Swachh Survekshan 2018

Kabad se Jugaad campaign in Bhopal
Madhya Pradesh News
Ahead of Swachh Survekshan 2018, Bhopal begins campaign to turn waste into ways of beautify to adorn the city ahead of the annual survey
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Juhi Chawla Expresses Happiness Over Maharashtra’s Move To Ban Plastic Completely

Juhi Chawla expresses happiness over plastic ban
News Plastic Waste
The actor said that plastics were a global problem and not just Maharashtra, but the world was trying to curb plastic pollution
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Door to Door Garbage Collection In Salem To Be Done By Battery Operated Mini Waste Collection Vehicles

Battery operated garbage collection vehicle
Tamil Nadu Waste Management
The vehicles will make garbage collection from households in lanes and by-lanes easier as their small sizes will improve access to households
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Ahead Of Swachh Survekshan 2018, Mysuru’s Civic Body Circulates Short Films On Waste Management To Sensitise Citizens

Mysuru gears up for Swachh Survekshan 2018
Karnataka Waste Management
The short films are expected to spread awareness on waste management and segregation in a bid to enhance citizen feedback for Swachh Survekshan 2018
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How A Pilot Project Involving Three Villages Propelled Telangana’s Nizamabad Towards The Open Defecation Free Status

Nizamabad goes ODF
Open Defecation Free Telangana
Nizamabad becomes Telangana’s fourth ODF district, courtesy the district administration’s successful implementation of the learnings from the pilot project to spread awareness about building toilets
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36 Weeks And Counting: Jay Shringarpure’s Dadar Beach Cleanup Campaign Attracts Volunteers And Appreciation

Dadar beach cleanup campaign
Features Maharashtra
An hour from the famous Versova beach cleanup site, a similar campaign to clean up Dadar’s beach is underway
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Swachh Survekshan 2018: Never Mind The Previous Poor Rankings, Patna Hopes For Better Performance This Year

Patna hoping for better rank in Swachh Survekshan 2018
Bihar News Waste Management
The Bihar capital has not performed too well in the previous Swachh Survekshans, but is confident of marginal improvements this time
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Himachal Pradesh’s Solid Waste Crisis To Come To An End Soon, As State Government Sanctions Six New Waste Management Plants

The Green Court Directs Delhi Government To Ensure That There Is No Indiscriminate Dumping Of Garbage In The City
Himachal Pradesh Waste Management
Himachal Pradesh aims to solve its long-pending waste problem by setting up six solid waste management plants
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Bhopal Gas Leak: 33 Years On, No Solution For Idle Toxic Waste At The Site That Continues To Pollute The Environment

33 years of Bhopal gas tragedy
Features Madhya Pradesh
Contaminated soil, air and water have been the hallmarks of many areas of Bhopal, as non-discarded toxic waste lies idly at the Union Carbide factory and poisons the city’s environment
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