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Eastern Naval Command Celebrates World Environment Day
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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 ...
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The Temple Town Of Tirupati Gets 105 ‘i-Praise’ Electric Scooters From Okinawa
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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National Green Tribunal Forms Committee To Examine Waste Dumping Near Polavaram Project In Andhra Pradesh
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Open Defecation Free Andhra Pradesh Works To Become ODF Plus And ODF Plus Plus State
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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 ...
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Visakhapatnam’s Sole Landfill To Breathe Easy As City Starts Composting 200 Tonnes Of Kitchen Waste Daily
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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 ...
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Andhra Pradesh has set a deadline of January 2019 to become India's first ODF plus state
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With Its ODF Tag Secured, Andhra Pradesh Aims To Become India’s First ODF Plus State

The plan for an ODF plus Andhra Pradesh was launched by the Department Of Panchayati Raj and Rural Development and a deadline of January 2019 has been set for achieving ODF plus status ...
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GHMC workers stage silent protests in front of bulk generators of waste
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In Hyderabad, A Composting Request Goes Out To Bulk Generators In Form Of Protest By Civic Body Officials

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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26 crore saplings to be planted during Van Mahotsav in Andhra Pradesh
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Van Mahotsav Begins In Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu Commits To Planting 26 Crore Trees

Andhra Pradesh begins its tree plantation campaign with a target of planting 26 crore saplings in the next four months ...
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