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Bihar Is Making Efforts To Control Pollution, Conserve Water, And Increase Green Cover: CM Nitish Kumar
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Bihar Is Making Efforts To Control Pollution, Conserve Water, And Increase Green Cover: CM Nitish Kumar

Stressing on Bihar's effort to combat air pollution, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar informed that the state's green cover has increased and to reduce vehicular pollution, the state is promoting the use of electric cars ...
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River Ganga Gets A Makeover In Bihar, Courtesy Riverfront Project
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River Ganga Gets A Makeover In Bihar, Courtesy Riverfront Project

The riverfront project in Bihar's capital, Patna, entails the development of 5.7 km long and 15ft wide walkway along the 16 ghats in the city which will have amenities like decorative street lamps, public lavatories, 500 seating benches and green cover ...
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400 Dengue Cases, Floating Garbage As Patna Flood Nightmare Nears Day 9
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400 Dengue Cases, Floating Garbage As Patna Flood Nightmare Nears Day 9

Residents said authorities in Patna have failed to pump out flood waters from colonies and apartments even after the rain stopped six days ago ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Over Lakh In Bihar Await Reimbursement For Building Toilets
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Over Lakh In Bihar Await Reimbursement For Building Toilets

Citizens living in various districts of Bihar are yet to receive the reimbursement promised under the Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin scheme for constructing toilets in their houses ...
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Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal
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Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Bihar chief secretary to personally monitor the progress of solid waste management in the areas notified as model cities, towns or villages in Bihar ...
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Bihar Ganga Clean-Up News

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Lays Foundation Stone For Sewerage Infrastructure Projects For 13 Towns In Bihar

The proposed projects will prevent the flow of 32 crore Litres of Sewage per day into the Ganga river from 13 towns of Bihar ...
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Bihar News Waste Management

Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State’s Other Cities Are Following Its Lead

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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Bihar becomes the 26th state in the country to impose ban on a plastic item
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Bihar Bans Plastic Bag: Here’s All You Need To Know

From December 23, the Bihar government imposes a complete ban on the manufacture, store, import, transport, sale and use of plastic carry bags in the state ...
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UP, Bihar Lagging Behind In Construction Of Toilets Under Swachh Bharat Mission: Niti Ayog

According to the think-tank, the constraints faced by the clean India mission are largely related to implementation challenges, including lack of availability of space for construction of household toilets ...
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Air Pollution Bihar News

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Worried Over Stubble Burning In The State

The chief minister stressed on the need for giving a fillip to rearing of goats and chickens which, according to him, would go a long way in improving the economic well-being of the rural poor ...
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200 kilos of floral waste from Bihar’s Mahabodhi temple is recycled to make natural dyes
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33-Year-Old Makes Khadi Colours From Floral Waste In Bihar

33-year-old Praveen Chauhan from Bodh Gaya town in Bihar is recycling Mahabodhi temple’s floral waste and making natural dyes from it for khadi garments ...
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Air Pollution Bihar News

Rising Air Pollution: Bihar’s District Magistrates Asked To Keep Tabs On Air Quality

he Bihar State Pollution Control Board has directed all the District Magistrates to take pollution in the state seriously by taking measures to curb it as well as action against those guilty of contributing to the pollution ...
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