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Gujarat Government Relaxes Rules About Coronavirus Testing
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Gujarat Government Relaxes Rules About Coronavirus Testing

The government revised the rules for coronavirus testing after the Gujarat High Court termed the earlier policy as "disturbing" as it led to delays in the state ...
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Gujarat Chief Minister Launches India's First Personal Protective Equipment Kit Seam Sealing Machine In Rajkot
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Gujarat Chief Minister Launches India’s First Personal Protective Equipment Kit Seam Sealing Machine In Rajkot

Rajkot: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Monday (May 11) launched the first indigenous seam sealing machine, which helps in manufacturing PPE kits. After launching the machine via ...
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Union Health Minister Reviews Preparedness, Containment Measures Taken For COVID-19 In Maharashtra, Gujarat
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Union Health Minister Reviews Preparedness, Containment Measures Taken For COVID-19 In Maharashtra, Gujarat

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has urged state government to ensure that persons aged more than 65 years along with those having any non-communicable diseases are screened on priority ...
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The daily waste generation of Ahmedabad is down to 2,500 metric ton from 4,000 metric ton owing to the coronavirus lockdown
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COVID19: The 21-Day Coronavirus Lockdown Leads To A Massive Drop In The Dry Waste Generation In Gujarat’s Ahmedabad 

The daily waste generation of Ahmedabad has reduced by almost 40 percent as people stay home due to the 21-day lockdown announced by the government to tackle COVID-19 outbreak ...
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Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material
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Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material

Chirag and Hetal Virani from Surat are using one of the most common agro-waste in India as raw material to develop biodegradable sanitary napkins ...
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In Gujarat, 1000 Adolescent Girls Are Learning About Nutrition And Fighting Anaemia
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In Gujarat, 1000 Adolescent Girls Are Learning About Nutrition And Fighting Anaemia

By improving the nutritional status of 1000 girls and educating them about anaemia, Smile Foundation is trying to promote healthy living among women and their families in Banaskantha district of Gujarat ...
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: 26-year-old Social Entrepreneur From Gujarat Creates Innovative Eco-friendly Ganesha From Waste
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: 26-Year-Old Social Entrepreneur From Gujarat Creates Innovative Eco-friendly Ganesha From Waste

26-year-old Binish Desai, known as ‘The Recycle Man’ has innovated eco-friendly Ganesha made out of jewellery waste ...
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This Gujarat Institute Mandates Tree Plantation As Form Of Punishment
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This Gujarat Institute Mandates Tree Plantation As Form Of Punishment

In a bid to promote Tree Plantation among students, the Architecture Department of Shri Gijubhai Chhaganbhai Patel Institute of Architecture, Interior Design and Fine Arts has directed students to plant trees on making mistakes like coming late to a class, no putting phone on silent mode when in class and other such mistakes ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Gujarat To Deposit Rs. 75 Crore To Clear Waste In Ahmedabad Landfill
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National Green Tribunal Directs Gujarat To Deposit Rs. 75 Crore To Clear Waste From Ahmedabad Landfill

The National Green Tribunal said that after clearing the garbage from Pirana landfill in Ahmedabad, the state of Gujarat may consider using a part of the recovered land for waste treatment and some other part for building a bio-diversity park to improve the air quality ...
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Surat Entrepreneur On A Mission To Turn Udhana Railway Station Into India's First Green Railway Station
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A Surat Entrepreneur Is On A Mission To Turn Udhana Railway Station Into India’s First Green Railway Station

Under a mission launched by Viral Sudhirbhai Desai, a young entrepreneur from Surat, the walls of Udhana railway station have been painted with messages and graffiti on protecting the environment ...
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Sanitation Workers' Body Bats For Mechanised Sewer Cleaning, Urges All States To Ban Manual Scavenging
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Sanitation Workers’ Body Bats For Mechanised Sewer Cleaning, Urges All States To Ban Manual Scavenging

Taking note of the several deaths during manual sewer cleaning, National Commission for Safai Karamcharis said that most sanitation workers are into the profession for generations and find it difficult to get other jobs and so introducing mechanised cleaning can help them becoming self-employed ...
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#StopKillingUs: Death Of Seven Due To Manual Scavenging In Gujarat Sparks Anger, Agitated Twitteratis Ask For Justice
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Manual Scavenging: Death Of Seven In Gujarat Sparks Angry Reactions On Social Media

Seven people, including four sanitation workers died after inhaling toxic fumes inside a manhole in a hotel in Gujarat ...
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