Posts by: Sonia Bhaskar

Sonia Bhaskar

Swachh Agenda Of BMC Budget 2019 Covers Improving Sanitation Facilities, Cleaning Rivers And More

Swachh Agenda Of BMC Budget 2019 Covers Improving Sanitation Facilities, Cleaning Rivers And More
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) announced the Budget 2019 on Monday giving special focus to improving condition of public toilets and waste management systems in Mumbai
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Here’s Your ‘Kloo’ To Use Public Toilets: Kerala Introduces A Unique Project To Provide Toilets For All

Here’s Your ‘Kloo’ To Use Public Toilets: Kerala Introduces A Unique Project To Provide Toilets For All
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More than 20,000 restaurants and hotels across Kerala will allow people to use their toilet facilities for free under the newly launched ‘Kloo’ (Kerala + Loo) project
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Tamil Nadu Gets Its First Smart Dustbin To Tackle Plastic Waste, 500 More To Follow

Tamil Nadu Gets Its First Smart Dustbin To Tackle Plastic Waste, 500 More To Follow
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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami recently launched reverse plastic vending machine to recycle plastic bottles in Chennai
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Budget 2019: Electric Vehicle Industry Cheers As E-Mobility Makes It To Government's Priority List

Budget 2019: Electric Vehicle Industry Cheers As E-Mobility Makes It To Government's Priority List
The electric vehicle industry is happy about inclusion of electric vehicles as a priority for the government in the coming years, even though specific measures to realise the Vision 2030 was missing from the Budget speech
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One Of The Most Visited Tourist Spot Of Karnataka, Panchakalyani Lake To Be Revived By Infosys Foundation

One Of The Most Visited Tourist Spot Of Karnataka, Panchakalyani Lake To Be Revived By Infosys Foundation
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The philanthropic arm of the IT firm Infosys has announced the revival project of the polluted Panchakalyani lake in Karnataka
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Budget 2019 On Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: 5 Things Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal Said In His Budget Speech

Budget 2019 On Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: 5 Things Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal Said In His Budget Speech
Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal announced the Interim Budget 2019 in Lok Sabha and touched on topics that impact clean air, water and achievements of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Community Toilets In Mumbai Soon To Provide Sanitary Pads And Have A Disposal System

Community Toilets In Mumbai Soon To Provide Sanitary Pads And Have A Disposal System
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With 500 sanitary pads in each machine, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will soon install sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators in community toilets of Mumbai
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A Biogas Startup By An IIT-Bombay Alumnus Aims To Fight Air Pollution And Manage Waste

A Biogas Startup By An IIT-Bombay Alumnus Aims To Fight Air Pollution And Manage Waste
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To help fight air pollution and to manage the waste generated at home, Priyadarshan Sahasrabuddhe created a biogas plant to kill two birds with one stone
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Now Track Air Pollution Levels With Mobile App ‘AQI India’ And Get Health Tips

Now Track Air Pollution Levels With Mobile App ‘AQI India’ And Get Health Tips
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Purelogic Labs India, a Delhi based firm has launched ‘AQI India’, a mobile application to track real time the air quality index, PM 2.5, and PM 10 and also gives out health tips and precautions to take
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Interim Budget 2019: Electric Vehicle Industry Seeks Cuts In GST, More Customer Incentives, And Stable Policies

Interim Budget 2019: Electric Vehicle Industry Seeks Cuts In GST, More Customer Incentives, And Stable Policies
From the upcoming budget, the electric vehicle industry is expecting major policy announcements to encourage faster adoption of electric mobility for accomplishing India's vision of 30 per cent of vehicles on road to become electric by 2030
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Kerala Budget 2019: God’s Own Country Targets One Million Electric Vehicles By 2022

Kerala Budget 2019: God’s Own Country Targets One Million Electric Vehicles By 2022
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To give a major boost to its electric vehicles policy, Kerala makes major announcement in this years’ budget, including Rs 12 crore e-mobility fund and sets a target to switch to more than one million electric vehicles by 2022
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: Delhi Spreads The Message Of ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ Throughout The City

Swachh Survekshan 2019: Delhi Spreads The Message Of ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ Throughout The City
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With Swachh Survekshan under way, a look at how the four major zones of the national capital are generating awareness about cleanliness and Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest: Bareilly In Uttar Pradesh Depicts Cultural Heritage On Toilets

Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest: Bareilly In Uttar Pradesh Depicts Cultural Heritage On Toilets
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Of the total 2.5 lakh toilets in Bareilly district, administration is painting 20,000 toilets as part of the Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest
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For Every Sale, This Brand Is Educating A Young Girl About Menstrual Hygiene And Gifting Her A Sanitary Kit

For Every Sale, This Brand Is Educating A Young Girl About Menstrual Hygiene And Gifting Her A Sanitary Kit
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The campaign, which was launched on Republic day, is aimed towards educating young women in rural India about the need for menstrual hygiene and it has aided more than 2000 girls
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