Water Pollution

Water Pollution

After Versova, Mumbai’s Second Beach – Dadar Gets A Swachh Makeover. After 19 Weeks Of Continuous Clean-up, 100 Tonnes Of Garbage Removed

After Versova, Mumbai’s Second Beach – Dadar Gets A Swachh Makeover. After 19 Weeks Of Continuous Clean-up, 100 Tonnes Of Garbage Removed
Maharashtra Swachh Warriors
School children, college students and local residents have been cleaning up the Dadar beach for the past 19 weeks, their dream is to make Dadar beach waste-free
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‘Seabin’ Captures Floating Plastic Trash To Reduce Ocean Pollution

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Features Plastic Waste
Seabin can catch everything floating in the water from plastic bottles to paper, oil, fuel and detergent, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year
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Swachh Year-Ender 2017: Uncontrolled Waste Dumping Saw Many Lakes In India Spew Out Toxic Froth

Features Swachh Year-Ender 2017
Incidents of lakes on fumes and toxic froth hindering public life made headlines in 2017, showcasing the danger urban waterbodies are in
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Beach Clean-Up Drives Take A Stride In India, States Pledge To Raise Cleanliness Quotient Of Beaches

Beach Clean-Up Drives Take A Stride In India, States Pledge To Raise Cleanliness Quotient Of Beaches
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The environment ministry has asked all the states to nominate one beach each and provide financial assistance in removing the trash from the beaches
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Government Plans To Conduct Surveys Of All Water Bodies In Delhi For Their Revival

Sewage Water Flowing Into Kali Bein Rivulet In Punjab For Years Has Left It In A Pitiable Condition Minister Rana Gurjit Singh
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According to the official, executive engineers of the Irrigation and Flood Control Department have been asked to take the help of four empanalled firms to conduct this survey
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The World’s Biggest Cleanup At Versova Resumes, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Joins Afroz Shah And Promises To Draft A Policy For Beach Cleaning

The World’s Biggest Cleanup At Versova Resumes, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Joins Afroz Shah And Said Will Draft A Policy For Beach Cleaning
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Versova beach cleanup is back! Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis joined Afroz Shah during the cleanup on Sunday and said that the work undertaken by Afroz is huge, and the state government will fully support him in his initiative
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United Nations Makes Global Bid To End ‘Rampant’ Pollution

A Tale Of Two Capitals: Delhi And Beijing's Fight To Curb Air Pollution
Air Pollution News
Almost half of the nine-million death toll due to air, land and water pollution came from just two countries - rapidly-industrialising India and China
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Versova Clean-up To Resume Soon, Says Afroz Shah After Municipal Corporation Clears Out Garbage Pile Up

Afroz Shah Along With 900 People Removed 80,000 Kilos Of Waste And 7400 Ganesh Idols Post Ganpati Visarjan From Versova, Randeep Hooda Joins In
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Alleging that goons were abusing and heckling the volunteers and the BMC was not picking up the garbage collected at the site, last week Afroz shah suspended the Versova beach clean-up. Speaking to NDTV, Afroz confirmed he will try and resume the clean-up from coming Saturday
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Politicians Step In To Assure Their Support After Afroz Shah Suspended The Versova Beach Cleanup After 109 Weeks

Politicians Step In To Assure Their Support After Afroz Shah Suspended The Versova Beach Cleanup After 109 weeks
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Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis steps in to assure support to Afroz Shah and his volunteers and urged him to continue the clean-up drive at Versova. Afroz had suspended the world’s largest cleanup earlier this week
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As Afroz Shah Suspends ‘World’s Largest Beach Cleanup’ At Versova, #DontGiveUp Messages Pour In

Mumbai's Versova Beach Undergoes Drastic Makeover In Mega Clean Up Drive
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Beach warrior Afroz Shah suspended the Versova beach cleanup after 109 weeks, alleging that goons were abusing and heckling the volunteers and the BMC was not picking up the garbage collected at the site. Twitter came out in support
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“I Am Sorry, I Give Up. Forgive Me My Ocean,” Says Afroz Shah As He Suspends Versova Beach Cleanup After 109 Weeks

Afroz Shah Along With 900 People Removed 80,000 Kilos Of Waste And 7400 Ganesh Idols Post Ganpati Visarjan From Versova, Randeep Hooda Joins In
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Mumbai’s Versova Beach clean-up has been recognised as one of the world’s largest cleanup drive that has 9 million kilos of trash being cleared from the beach
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Civic Bodies Take Several Steps To Ensure Chhath Puja Celebrations Don’t Worsen River Pollution

Chhath Puja
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With Chhath festivities on a high across many parts of the country this week, local administrations and municipal bodies undertake various steps to cope with the celebrations
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