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New Day, New Name And New Menu: Andhra Pradesh’s Mid-Day Meals Get An Upgrade

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has announced an upgrade for the mid-day meal scheme, set to be implemented in all government schools, which includes a brand new name – “Jagananna Gorumudda” and a brand new menu

Swasth Report Of Andhra Pradesh: Improved Health Indicators Make Andhra The Second Healthiest State In India

Andhra Pradesh has managed to bring down the prevalence of child underweight and mortality rates, it still needs to improve its performance in prevalence of Anaemia among women and increase in deaths due to diarrhoea

An Initiative In An Andhra Pradesh Village Aims To Make World Class Healthcare Affordable

The total health programme is a mission that was started here in 2013 to bring international standards of healthcare within the reach of every individual in Aragonda, a village in the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh

Eastern Naval Command Celebrates World Environment Day

In a bid to combat air pollution, the Indian Navy has been taking several steps like planting trees, using electric scooters and carts and conducting awareness camps

Over 25 States Face Rs. 1 Crore Fine For No Action Plan On Plastic Waste Disposal

The National Green Tribunal had earlier directed all states and union territories except Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, West Bengal, and Puducherry to submit an action plan for compliance of Plastic Waste Management Rules and furnish the same to the Central Pollution Control Board by April 30, 2019

Over 89 Per Cent Municipal Wards Achieved Complete Door-To-Door Garbage Collection, Reveals RTI Query

As per an RTI response from the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, as many as 3,409 wards in Andhra Pradesh and 10,831 wards in Uttar Pradesh are implementing the practice of door-to-door garbage collection under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)

The Temple Town Of Tirupati Gets 105 ‘i-Praise’ Electric Scooters From Okinawa

On March 4, Tirupati got 105 customised 'i-Praise - The Intelligent Scooter' to promote electric mobility, zero emission travel, and curbing the problem of air pollution in the city

Andhra Pradesh Aims For 10 Lakh Electric Vehicles By 2024, Amaravati To Stop Registrations Of Petrol And Diesel Cars

The Chandrababu Naidu-led government announced its new electric mobility policy with its aims to have one lakh slow and fast EV charging stations installed throughout the state in addition to ten lakh EVs by 2024

The Temple Town Of Tirupati Imposes Fine On Open Urination, Collects Rs. 20,000 From About 200 Men

To tackle the issue of open urination, Municipal Corporation of Tirupati has imposed a fine of Rs. 100 against the practice

Andhra Pradesh’s Narsapuram Gets Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant For Safe Treatment Of Human Waste

As per the Narsapuram municipal chairperson Pasupuleti Ratnamala, the sanitation service levels in the town were far below the prescribed norms prior to the Swachh Bharat Mission

Firecracker Ban: Tamil Nadu Tops In Violation Cases, Air Pollution Levels Dip In Southern States

With 2,190 FIRs, Tamil Nadu topped the southern states in the number of violations of Supreme Court's time-limit for bursting of crackers on Diwali whereas Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh had no violations reported

National Green Tribunal Forms Committee To Examine Waste Dumping Near Polavaram Project In Andhra Pradesh

A four-member committee comprising representatives of the Central Pollution Control Board, additional principal chief conservator of forests, the State Pollution Control Board and the district magistrate, has been asked by the National Green Tribunal to conduct an inspection near the Polavaram dam in Andhra Pradesh and submit a report after a plea alleged that muck was being dumped illegally at the site

Tirupati Temple To Ban Plastic From November 1

After plastic was banned in Tirupati town on October 1, a plastic ban will now be implemented in the Tirupati Balaji temple from November 1 onwards

Open Defecation Free Andhra Pradesh Works To Become ODF Plus And ODF Plus Plus State

After construction of over 2 lakh toilets in urban areas and 37.76 toilets in rural areas, the Swachh Andhra Corporation races to become India’s first ODF plus state by January 26, 2019

Visakhapatnam’s Sole Landfill To Breathe Easy As City Starts Composting 200 Tonnes Of Kitchen Waste Daily

Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation uses around 200 tonnes of wet waste to produce 30-40 tonnes of compost daily