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Biomedical Waste Management Gone Wrong: The Shocking State Of Darbhanga Medical College Hospital In Bihar

Biomedical Waste Management Gone Wrong: The Shocking State Of Darbhanga Medical College Hospital In Bihar
Bihar Features Waste Management
NDTV travelled to Bihar's famous medical hub - Darbhanaga Medical College to assess the impact of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Telangana Government Prohibits Burning Of Waste In Open; Fines Range Between Rs. 5,000 And Rs. 25,000

Biomass Energy Could Be An Effective Solution To Waste Disposal, Burning Crop Stubble: Punjab Chief Minister
News Telangana Waste Management
A ban on open burning of waste takes immediate effect in Telangana. The government has prohibited open burning of waste on lands and has imposed hefty fines on the defaulters – Rs. 5,000 for simple burning and Rs 25,000 for bulk waste burning
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National Green Tribunal Sought Reply From Delhi Government On A Drain Clogged With Garage And Solid Waste In Seelampur Area

National Green Tribunal Sought Reply From Delhi Government On A Drain Clogged With Garage And Solid Waste In Seelampur Area
National Green Tribunal News
A media report showed a drain clogged with garbage and solid waste disposal in the residential area of Seelampur, Delhi and National Green Tribunal took note of it, seeking a reply on the matter from Delhi Government, East Delhi Municipal Corporation and Public Works Department
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75th National Sample Survey Kickstarts, To Include Data On Government’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

The 75th Round Of National Sample Survey On Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Kick-Starts Nationwide
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National Sample Survey (NSSO) on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan kicked-off on June 3 and the module’s focus this time would be on the existence of toilets per household and garbage disposal facilities along with communicable diseases and education attained by especially-abled people
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National Green Tribunal Instructs Vrindavan Authorities To Ensure Complete Prohibition On Usage Of Plastic Bags

National Green Tribunal Instructs Vrindavan Authorities To Ensure Complete Prohibition On Usage Of Plastic Bags
National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh
National Green Tribunal asked the officials of Vrindavan to enforce a ban on the use of plastic bags in the city, after noting that the municipal solid wastes were being disposed of recklessly in drains and near the Yamuna banks
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No Work No Wage, Says Delhi High Court In Reference To Delhi Municipality Safai Karamcharis Not Showing Up For Work

Delhi News
The Delhi High Court said that no one can take wages for work not done in reference to the safai karamcharis of Delhi Municipality who are not coming to work regularly because of which the capital is being smothered by garbage and sewage
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100 Tonnes Of Solid Waste Collected At Lake Titicaca, Peru

100 Tonnes Of Solid Waste Collected At Lake Titicaca, Peru
News Waste Management
During a clean-up drive at Lake Titicaca in Peru, the volunteers collected over 100 tonnes of solid waste which is polluting the lake
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For Swachh Bharat To Be A Reality People Should Stop Littering And Start Recycling: PET Packaging Association for Clean Environment

For Swachh Bharat To Be A Reality Till People Stop Littering And Start Recycling: PET Packaging Association for Clean Environment
News Waste Management
PET Packaging Association for Clean Environment urged people to segregate recyclable waste from the general waste and that only then India can achieve its Swachh Bharat goals
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Swachh Survekshan 2017: Why Did The Nation’s Capital Delhi Fare Poorly In Swachh Rankings?

Features Swachh Survekshan 2017
The total amount sanctioned to Delhi under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan is Rs. 360 crores, of which Rs. 139 crores have already been received by the Delhi civic bodies
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This Hungarian Woman Is Cleaning Beaches To Spread PM Narendra Modi’s Swachh Message

Zsuzsanna Ferrao and her husband Lisbon have taken inspiration from the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and are regularly cleaning up the Rangaon beach in Palghar
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The Rangaon beach is regularly strewn with discarded footwear, liquor bottles, syringes and other garbage
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Goa Sets New Swachh Target, To Be Garbage-Free By 2020

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Goa Waste Management Corporation To Collect Data On Garbage Generation
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The first step towards making the state garbage free is to ban the use of plastic bags below thickness of 40 microns, followed by banning all kinds of plastic bags
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100% Waste Segregation: Focus On Behavioural Change And Ragpickers, Say Experts

100% Waste Segregation: Focus On Behavioural Change And Ragpickers, Say Experts
Waste Management
To improve waste management in the country and encourage citizen participation, the Ministry of Urban Development recently announced that it would target 100 per cent waste segregation at source from World Environment Day onwards
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