Posts by: Aishwarya Upadhyay

Aishwarya Upadhyay

Severe Air Pollution: Authorities Take Eight Additional Measures To Check Pollution During ‘Peak Season’

Severe Air Pollution: Authorities Take Eight Additional Measures To Check Pollution During ‘Peak Season’
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From banning construction activities to halting operations of industries using coal and biomass as fuel, here are the additional measures taken by the authorities to tackle pollution between November 1 and 10 in addition to Graded Response Action Plan
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Tap Social Media To Handle Pollution Related Complaints: Supreme Court Directs Pollution Control Board

Tap Social Media To Handle Pollution Related Complaints: Supreme Court Directs Pollution Control Board
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As the air pollution crisis intensifies in Capital Delhi, Supreme Court to facilitate complaints to be lodged by citizens asks Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to use social media
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Air Pollution : Delhi’s Air Quality Dives To Severe Category After Dussehra; Dwarka Chokes On Burning Garbage

Air Pollution : Delhi’s Air Quality Dives To Severe Category After Dussehra; Dwarka Chokes On Burning Garbage
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Delhi’s Air Quality deteriorated by about 50 units after numerous Ravana effigies were burned across the city on Dussehra, while various sectors in Dwarka and Anand Vihar continued garbage burning in the open despite the blanket ban
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Air Pollution Not Confined To Delhi Alone, It Has Become A National Health Emergency: Experts

Air Pollution Not Confined To Delhi Alone, It Has Become A National Health Emergency: Experts
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With the Air Quality Index in Delhi nose-diving in ‘severe’ category, experts have suggested avoiding any type of physical outdoor activities stating that the pollution is not just an environmental issue but a national health issue
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This Group Of Ingenious Farmers In Punjab Have Not Burned Their Farm Waste Since Ten Years

This Group Of Ingenious Farmers In Punjab Have Not Burned Their Farm Waste Since Ten Years
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Even though the awareness against burning farm waste began a few years ago, Jasbir Singh and his group of pioneer farmers have not burned their farm waste in ten years
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Delhi Air Quality Detoriates; Why Are The Farmers In Punjab And Haryana Unable To Find Alternate to Stubble Burning?

Delhi Air Quality Detoriates; Why Are The Farmers In Punjab And Haryana Unable To Find Alternate to Stubble Burning?
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Despite implementing a ban on burning paddy straw, farmers in Punjab and Haryana have decided to go ahead with the farm fires resulting in deterioration of Delhi’s air quality and implementation of emergency Graded Response Action Plan
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Hyderabad’s Arya School Awarded Swachh Vidyalaya Award For Improving Sanitation And Hygiene

Hyderabad’s Arya School Awarded Swachh Vidyalaya Award For Improving Sanitation And Hygiene
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Arya School in Hyderabad was awarded the state's Swachh Vidyalaya Award for their initiatives and efforts to make their school clean and hygienic for children. Now the children are passing on the message on the importance of washing hands and other hygienic practices
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Streets of East Delhi Full Of Heaps Of Garbage While EDMC Sanitation Workers Call Off Strike After A Month

Streets of East Delhi Full Of Heaps Of Garbage While EDMC Sanitation Workers Call Off Strike After A Month
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The EDMC sanitation workers have called off their strike after almost a month, over non-payment of their salaries, leading to a pile-up of garbage in localities under the corporation.
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The Ugly Indian: A Bengaluru Group That Is Determined To Beautify Urban Spaces

The Ugly Indian: A Bengaluru Group That Is Determined To Beautify Urban Spaces
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'The Ugly Indian' is an anonymous group of volunteers based in Bengaluru, who believe in working together for cleaning the dirty spots of the city.
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