Northeast India sanitation report card
Arunachal Pradesh Assam Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Sikkim Swachh Report Card Tripura

Rural Improvement But Urban Lag In Northeast’s Performance

Northeastern states of India have progressed slowly but steadily in improving rural sanitation coverage in three years since the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan began, but urban sanitation in most of the region’s states is yet to witness similar success ...
Pollution in Brahmaputra
Assam Features Rivers Of India

Once Assam’s Lifeline, The Brahmaputra River Today Is Struggling with Oil Pollution and Waste Disposal Which Are Gradually Rendering It Lifeless

Brahmaputra in Assam is dealing with oil pollution, lack of sewage treatment plants and disposal of waste in the river, resulting in its gradual decay and over-pollution ...
Assam To Set Up An Institute For Waste Management And A Department To Oversee Waste Disposal Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal
Assam News

Assam To Set Up An Institute For Waste Management And A Department To Oversee Waste Disposal: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal

At a conference organised by the National Green Tribunal, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that keeping India’s garbage crisis in mind, there is need for the state to ensure smart handling of waste treatment by using the latest technology ...
Waste management in Guwahati
Assam Waste Management

Open Defecation Free Status Achieved, Guwahati Now Looks To Tackle The City’s Enormous Waste Problem Effectively

Despite its open defecation free status, the city of Guwahati is struggling to manage its waste effectively, relying more on short term fixes rather than long term solutions ...
Kamakhya Temple has successfully become a Swachh Iconic Place
Assam Features Independence Day

India@70 #SwachhIconicPlaces: Kamakhya Temple In Assam Has Engaged In Successful Waste And Water Treatment

The temple has received cooperation from the authorities and the civic body in maintaining cleanliness in its premises ...
Assam Independence Day Waste Management

E-Waste In Northeast India: How Assam Is Planning To Fight The Rising Crisis

With nearly 14,000 tonnes of e-waste produced annually, Assam will need to stringent provisions to tackle its e-waste problem ...