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Kumbh Mela 2019 Goes Swachh: A Unique Toilet Cafeteria, Swachh Raths And Plastic Bottle Dispensing Machines

Kumbh Mela 2019 Goes Swachh:  A Unique Toilet Cafeteria, Swachh Raths And Plastic Bottle Dispensing Machines
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Authorities at Kumbh Mela are doing their best to make this year’s Kumbh India’s cleanest festival – from a unique 'toilet cafeteria' that is spreading the word about Clean India mission to a 'Swachh Rath' doing the rounds of the grounds to educate pilgrims and tourists on ways to keep Kumbh clean, there is a lot of things at the mela that is drawing attention
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Ahmedabad Becomes First City In The State Of Gujarat To Achieve ODF Plus Status

Ahmedabad Becomes First City In The State Of Gujarat To Achieve ODF Plus Status
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After being assessed on various parameters for three days, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation received ODF plus status on January 5
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Swachh Kumbh: Union Minister Uma Bharti Addresses Swachhagrahi Sammelan, Reviews Sanitation Arrangements In Prayagraj

Swachh Kumbh: Union Minister Uma Bharti Addresses Swachhagrahi Sammelan, Reviews Sanitation Arrangements In Prayagraj
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Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Uma Bharti visited Prayagraj for the 2019 Kumbh Mela to review the sanitation arrangements made by the Uttar Pradesh government and interact with the 1,500 swachhagrahis working day and night to ensure cleanliness
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‘Delhi Has Become A Gas Chamber,’ Says The Supreme Court Justice Who Has Decided To Relocate After Retirement

‘Delhi Has Become A Gas Chamber,’ Says The Supreme Court Justice Who Has Decided To Relocate After Retirement
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#SwachhIndia | Supreme Court Judge, Justice Arun Mishra raised concerns over the high level of #AirPolltution in Delhi and said he has decided not to stay in the capital after his retirement and asked the Delhi Government to take up long term measures to curb pollution
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From Toilet Café To Innovative Waste Management Models, A Look At Swachh Bharat Exhibits At #VibrantGujarat 2019

From Toilet Café To Innovative Waste Management Models, A Look At Swachh Bharat Exhibits At #VibrantGujarat 2019
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From eliminating landfills, developing sustainable public toilets to mass beautification of cities, various Municipal Corporations displayed their sanitation models at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar
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Chandigarh Authorities Are On A Mission To Tackle Air Pollution Menace Through A Joint Action Plan

Chandigarh Authorities Are On A Mission To Tackle Air Pollution Menace Through A Joint Action Plan
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All the stakeholders of Chandigarh have joined hands to fight air pollution majorly caused by vehicles, industries, garbage burning, and dust by formulating an action plan which will be monitored regularly by the Air Quality Monitoring Committee (AQMC) formed by Chandigarh Pollution Control Committee (CPCC)
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After Facing The Wrath Of Municipal Corporation, This Housing Society In Mumbai Takes Up The Challenge To Treat Their Own Waste

After Facing The Wrath Of Municipal Corporation, This Housing Society In Mumbai Takes Up The Challenge To Treat Their Own Waste
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The Greenfield Rocks End Housing Society located at Jogeshwari Vikhroli Link Road composts around 300 kilos of wet waste daily and produces manure every 45 days
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Demonstrating The Impact Of Air Pollution On Health, Lungs Installed In Lucknow Turn Jet-Black In Five Days

Demonstrating The Impact Of Air Pollution On Health, Lungs Installed In Lucknow Turn Jet-Black In Five Days
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Artificial lungs installed in Uttar Pradesh’s capital Lucknow as part of an awareness campaign by Climate Agenda and Doctors For Clean Air, changed colour within 24 hours due to high levels of air pollution in the city while the same experiment in Delhi saw the lungs change colour in three days
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Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State's Other Cities Are Following Its Lead

Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State's Other Cities Are Following Its Lead
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Muzaffarpur has become the cleanest city of Bihar and the first city in North India to follow waste segregation at source, the waste management model of the city is being adapted by the other local bodies in the state
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Meet 58-Year-Old Man From Manipur Who Is Using Plastic Waste To Make Brooms

Meet 58-Year-Old Man From Manipur Who Is Using Plastic Waste To Make Brooms
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A 58-year-old innovator from Manipur has found a way of re-using the disposed of plastic water bottles to combat the problem of plastic pollution in the state while also generating income for the people of his village
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It’s A War! Attack Plastic In Four Ways – Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle And Help #BeatPlasticPollution: Singer Sonu Nigam

It’s A War! Attack Plastic In Four Ways – Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle And Help #BeatPlasticPollution: Singer Sonu Nigam
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Noted Singer Sonu Nigam urges people to fight plastic pollution by refusing, reducing, reusing and recycling plastic waste to become a truly clean and swachh nation
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Puducherry Commits To Eliminate Single-Use Plastics, Will Impose A Ban From March 1

Puducherry Commits To Eliminate Single-Use Plastics, Will Impose A Ban From March 1
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To gift a plastic-free state to the future generations, Puducherry government has decided to ban the production, sale and use of single-use plastic products including non-biodegradable carry bags in the union territory from March 1, said Chief Minister V Narayanasamy
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Tamil Nadu Plastic Ban: These Chennai Brothers Are On A Mission To Distribute 1 Lakh Cloth Bags For Free To Vendors

Tamil Nadu Plastic Ban: These Chennai Brothers Are On A Mission To Distribute 1 Lakh Cloth Bags For Free To Vendors
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Teenagers Jai and Preet Aswani from Chennai aim to make one lakh cloth bags from old bedsheets and pillow covers to replace plastic carry bags, post plastic ban in Tamil Nadu
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Sudarsan Pattnaik’s Sand Art On National Youth Day Inspires Youth To Aim For Green Environment

Sudarsan Pattnaik’s Sand Art On National Youth Day Inspires Youth To Aim For Green Environment
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On the occasion of Swami Vivekananda's 156th birth anniversary which is also celebrated as National Youth Day, Padma Shri Awardee Sudarsan Pattnaik created sand art at Puri beach in Odisha on the theme of 'Green environment' to inspire the youth
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