Posts by: Saptarshi Dutta

Saptarshi Dutta

Delhi’s ‘Green Budget’ Is On Track, Says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Delhi’s ‘Green Budget’ Is On Track, Says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia
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During the first review meeting of Delhi’s Green Budget, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia said that work on tree plantations, clean fuels and solar panels was progressing well
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In Hyderabad, A Composting Request Goes Out To Bulk Generators In Form Of Protest By Civic Body Officials

In Hyderabad, A Composting Request Goes Out To Bulk Generators In Form Of Protest By Civic Body Officials
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Hyderabad’s civic body estimates that composting by bulk generators will result in up to 900 metric tonnes of less waste generated in the city daily
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Swachh Survekshan Rankings Prompt Thiruvananthapuram To Revive 10 Waste-To-Biogas Plants

Swachh Survekshan Rankings Prompt Thiruvananthapuram To Revive 10 Waste-To-Biogas Plants
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The 10 waste treatment plants that the Thiruvananthapuram Municipal Corporation now plans to revive had been shut down due to contractors incurring huge losses while running these
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60 Lakh Toilets Built In Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

60 Lakh Toilets Built In Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis
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Praising the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, CM Devendra Fadnavis said that Maharashtra has done exceptionally well to build over 60 lakh toilets in just four years
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Van Mahotsav Begins In Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu Commits To Planting 26 Crore Trees

Van Mahotsav Begins In Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu Commits To Planting 26 Crore Trees
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Andhra Pradesh begins its tree plantation campaign with a target of planting 26 crore saplings in the next four months
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Plastic Ban: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik Passes Ordinance, Violators To Face Fines And Imprisonment

Plastic Ban: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik Passes Ordinance, Violators To Face Fines And Imprisonment
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After verbal announcement of the ban on plastic in Uttar Pradesh by CM Yogi Adityanath, the governor’s office cleared an ordinance for the ban to come into effect from July 15
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Swachh Survekshan Grameen: Swachh Ranking For Villages Launched By Ministry Of Drinking Water And Sanitation

Swachh Survekshan Grameen: Swachh Ranking For Villages Launched By Ministry Of Drinking Water And Sanitation
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Swachh Survekshan Grameen will cover 698 districts and gather feedback from 50 lakh citizens in its first edition and the results will be declared on Gandhi Jayanti on October 2
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Uttar Pradesh Plastic Ban: Pottery Board To Develop Alternatives As CM Adityanath Declares War On Plastic

Uttar Pradesh Plastic Ban: Pottery Board To Develop Alternatives As CM Adityanath Declares War On Plastic
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The state government has cleared the formation of a Pottery Board to focus on alternatives to plastic cutlery
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Waste Management: India Finds Ally In Japan For Assistance On Effective Waste Management

Waste Management: India Finds Ally In Japan For Assistance On Effective Waste Management
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Japan’s recycling rate of plastic waste is 77 per cent, the highest in the world
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Tree Plantation Drive: Fourth Phase Of Telangana’s ‘Haritha Haaram’ Programme To Cover More Villages

Tree Plantation Drive: Fourth Phase Of Telangana’s ‘Haritha Haaram’ Programme To Cover More Villages
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With a target of planting 230 crore saplings, Telengana’s Haritha Haaram programme is one of India’s largest tree plantation initiatives
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Air Pollution: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges Farmers To Avail Centre’s Schemes And Stop Stubble Burning

Air Pollution: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges Farmers To Avail Centre’s Schemes And Stop Stubble Burning
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a rally in Punjab urged farmers to utilise the benefits provided by his government to tackle stubble burning
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Water Conservation: 25-Year-Old Engineer Ramveer Tanwar’s Efforts Revive Many Lakes In Uttar Pradesh

Water Conservation: 25-Year-Old Engineer Ramveer Tanwar’s Efforts Revive Many Lakes In Uttar Pradesh
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Ramveer Tanwar has restored ten ponds in the last three years, removing tonnes of garbage from them
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Leading Government’s Plastic Free India Initiative, Environment Ministry Shuns Single-Use Plastic

Leading Government’s Plastic Free India Initiative, Environment Ministry Shuns Single-Use Plastic
To turn the dream of a plastic free India by 2022 into reality, the Union government is planning to discard the practice of using plastics in its offices
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Climbing Up The Swachh Ladder: Bihar’s Latest 45-Day Campaign Aims To Improve Sanitation In Its Rural Areas

Climbing Up The Swachh Ladder: Bihar’s Latest 45-Day Campaign Aims To Improve Sanitation In Its Rural Areas
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Despite nearly four years of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, rural Bihar’s sanitation coverage is less than 60 per cent
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