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Gujarat Announces Policy For Small-Scale Solar Power Generation

As per the new 'small scale distribution solar project' policy, private landowners who have waste and non-productive land will be able to set up solar power projects with a capacity between 500 kilo watts to 4 MW ...
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23 million girls in India drop out of school annually due to unavailability of sanitary napkins
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Girls To Get Sanitary Pads In Over 100 Government Schools Of Vadodara

104 government-run schools in Vadodara, Gujarat will get sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators for free to promote menstrual hygiene among adolescent girls ...
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Ahmedabad Becomes First City In The State Of Gujarat To Achieve ODF Plus Status
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Ahmedabad Becomes First City In The State Of Gujarat To Achieve ODF Plus Status

After being assessed on various parameters for three days, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation received ODF plus status on January 5 ...
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Prime Minister visited several Swachh Bharat Abhiyan stalls on January 17
Gujarat News

From Toilet Café To Innovative Waste Management Models, A Look At Swachh Bharat Exhibits At #VibrantGujarat 2019

From eliminating landfills, developing sustainable public toilets to mass beautification of cities, various Municipal Corporations displayed their sanitation models at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar ...
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Swachh Bharat Mission: Residents Of Surat Join Hands To Make Their City Clean, Green And Beautiful
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Swachh Bharat Mission: Residents Of Surat Join Hands To Make Their City Clean, Green And Beautiful

In a bid to clean and beautify Surat, people of the city have taken up a number of ‘swachh’ related activities like clean-up drives in various parts of the city, along with conducting awareness generation programmes on littering, plastic pollution and sanitation ...
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Gujarat Waste Management

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
Gujarat News

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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