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Gujarat To Come Up With Rs 5,500 Crore Deep Sea Discharge Scheme

As per the proposed Deep Sea Discharge policy, heavy pipelines will be erected to go to the bottom of the oceans to release the treated industrial effluents ...
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Amdavad Municipal Corporation conducted a massive awareness drive on waste segregation on December 2
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Ahmedabad Stops Collecting Unsegregated Waste, 40,000 People Conduct A Massive Drive To Spread Awareness

From December 3, the Amdavad Municipal Corporation will not collect waste from households who fail to segregate dry and wet waste ...
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The innovative device to collect plastic waste from water bodies is battery-operated and aims to reduce manual cleaning
Gujarat Waste Warriors Of India

A 12-Year-Old Develops A Machine To Remove Plastic From Water Bodies

Known as Makara, the battery-operated machine developed by Vadodra-based Varun Saikia can remove all kinds of waste from the water bodies ...
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Diwali Special Gujarat

Green Diwali: Defying Firecracker Ban In Ahmedabad Can Land You In Jail

With an aim to enforce the Supreme Court guidelines to celebrate an eco-friendly Diwali, the Ahmedabad City Police will patrol the city round the clock on Diwali night and citizens who don’t comply by the 2-hour slot for bursting crackers will be punished ...
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‘Gandhi ji Was The Most Deserving Candidate For The ‘Champion of Earth’ Award’: PM Modi
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‘Gandhi ji Was The Most Deserving Candidate For The ‘Champion of Earth’ Award’: PM Modi

While addressing a gathering after inaugurating a museum dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi’s life and said that Gandhiji was the most deserving candidate for the United Nations Champions of the Earth award. ...
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: ODF Gujarat Works To Become ODF Plus State, But CAG Questions Claims
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: ODF Gujarat Works To Become ODF Plus State, But CAG Questions Claims

New Delhi: In 2016, Gujarat was one of the earlier states to declare its urban areas open defecation free or ODF. The symbolism of the day the announcement ...
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Swachh Bharat: Surat Municipal Corporation To Involve 15 lakh Children In Cleanliness Activities In October
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Swachh Bharat: Surat Municipal Corporation To Involve 15 lakh Children In Cleanliness Activities In October

Health and Sanitation Department of Surat Municipal Corporation is planning a cleanliness based programme packed social activities for sensitizing people and spreading the message of ‘swachhta’ through children ...
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Swachh Bharat Mission: Open Defecation Free Gujarat Still Needs Lakhs Of Toilets, Says RTI Reply
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Swachh Bharat Mission: Open Defecation Free Gujarat Still Needs Lakhs Of Toilets, Says RTI Reply

The Gujarat government spent Rs. 2,893 crore on construction of over 32 lakh toilets since 2014 but the officials say that shortages of toilets are expected every year because new families keep coming up while many people are also moving houses ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: CAG Questions Gujarat Government's Claim On Open Defecation Free Status
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: CAG Questions Gujarat Government’s Claim On Open Defecation Free Status

On September 19, the Comptroller and Auditor General tabled a report in the state assembly, questioning Gujarat government's claim of being open defecation free ...
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Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Joins Cleanliness Campaign At A Civic Hospital In Ahmedabad
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Swachhata Hi Seva: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Joins Cleanliness Campaign At A Civic Hospital In Ahmedabad

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani cleaned a portion of a civic body-run hospital as part of Centre's ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ campaign and urged the citizens to spare one hour daily during the campaign to clean the state ...
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Ahmedabad To Commemorate Gandhi Jayanti By Declaring The City Free Of Community Garbage Bins
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Ahmedabad To Commemorate Gandhi Jayanti By Declaring The City Free Of Community Garbage Bins

As the state of Gujarat plans to go zero waste by 2023, Ahmedabad is making the city garbage bin free to encourage segregation at source and door-to-door waste collection ...
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Surat bans immersion of Ganesh idols in river Tapi
Ganesh Chaturthi Gujarat News

To Protect Tapi River From The Wrath Of Pollution, Surat Bans Immersion Of Ganesh Idols

Ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations, Surat Municipal Corporation along with the city’s police, rolled out a ban on immersion of Ganesh idols in River Tapi in order to protect it from further pollution ...
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