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National River Ganga Bill to be introduced in monsoon session of Parliament
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National River Ganga Bill Planned To Be Introduced In The Monsoon Session Of the Parliament To Speed Up The River’s Rejuvenation Process

The National River Ganga Bill 2017 focusses on the river’s rejuvenation and proposes the imposition of hefty penalties for violating the river
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Netherlands Extends Support To Improve The Condition Of Water Bodies In India
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Netherlands Extends Support To Improve The Condition Of Water Bodies In India

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
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National Green Tribunal Bans Waste Disposal, Burning Plastics On River Ravi Plains

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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Pune Municipal Corporation Brings Back Municipal Bonds, Raises Rs 200 Crore From Market

Strong financial and civic performance resulted in good ratings for the Pune Municipal Corporation and gave the civic body enough confidence to issue municipal bonds
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From Delhi High Court To Urban Development Ministry, The National Capital’s Garbage And Sanitation Crisis Is Receiving Much Needed Attention

The garbage and sanitation crisis in the national capital has reached a saturation point and drew a lot of flak from Delhi High Court
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Delhi High Court Slams Delhi Municipal Workers’ Poor Handling Of Garbage Disposal
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Delhi High Court Slams Delhi Municipal Workers’ Poor Handling Of Garbage Disposal

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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Haryana Goes The Uttarakhand Way, Declares Rural Haryana Open Defecation Free
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Haryana Goes The Uttarakhand Way, Declares Rural Haryana Open Defecation Free

After Kerala, Sikkim, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, Haryana is the fifth state to turn Open Defecation Free (ODF) with nearly 6 lakh toilet construction since the launch of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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This Independence Day, India’s Cleanest City Targets 100% Waste-To-Compost In Hotels, Marriage Halls
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This Independence Day, India’s Cleanest City Targets 100% Waste-To-Compost In Hotels, Marriage Halls

Indore has introduced mobiletrash vehicles which travel from one eatery to another and on the spot treat food waste by the method of composting
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Rural Uttarakhand Achieves 100% Toilet Coverage, Declared Open Defecation Free
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Rural Uttarakhand Achieves 100% Toilet Coverage, Declared Open Defecation Free

Ever since the launch of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, nearly 5,84,000 toilets have been constructed in more than 7,500 villages of Uttarakhand
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After 17 Years, Garbage Bins Make A Comeback In Bengaluru To Support Government’s Two-Bin Policy
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After 17 Years, Garbage Bins Make A Comeback In Bengaluru To Support Government’s Two-Bin Policy

After 17 years, Bengaluru has decided to re-install garbage bins across the city to manage the city waste efficiently
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Uttar Pradesh Government Plans To Shift Water Polluting Industries Away From Ganga River
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Uttar Pradesh Government Plans To Shift Water Polluting Industries Away From Ganga River

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
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Delhi High Court Demands Information On Desilting Of Drains In New Delhi

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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