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Lakhs of visitors and its timeless beauty notwithstanding, Udaipur’s Pichola lake is gradually falling prey to pollution for disposal of untreated sewage
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The Dal Lake is battling waste disposal, deposition of pollutants and depleting water quality to hold on to its existence
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The twin lakes of Bhopal, of which the Upper lake is a major drinking water supplier for the city, are dealing with problems of urban encroachment and sewage disposal
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In 2008, 42-year old Imtiaz Ali formed an organisation employing nearly 3,200 rag pickers from Bhopal, today it has grown to a network of 19,000 rag pickers across Madhya Pradesh, who are earning a steady salary and a living a dignified life
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Once the famed land of five rivers, Punjab today is struggling with pollution across all its major rivers as industrial effluents is disposed without checks and treatment
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Both Odisha and Chhattisgarh have been instrumental in disposing all types of waste into the Mahanadi, resulting in the river becoming a polluted mess moving towards gradual decay
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Flowing through more than seven states, Godavari has been at the receiving end of industrial and domestic waste disposal, resulting in the river’s high pollution levels
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Brahmaputra in Assam is dealing with oil pollution, lack of sewage treatment plants and disposal of waste in the river, resulting in its gradual decay and over-pollution
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The Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant In Leh, one of the first in the world at such a high altitude will be instrumental in treating faecal sludge from commercial establishments which were gradually polluting Leh’s groundwater
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These green crusaders show India how to celebrate eco-friendly weddings, keeping nature in mind and save tonnes of waste going to the landfills
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Karnataka’s Udupi district set up its first Canna Indica plantation mother bed. The plant will be absorb effluents from the sewage and release back the purified water
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The Delhi government and MCDs have together built over 11,000 public and community toilets since the inception of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, but open defecation in Delhi remains a difficult challenge to tackle
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