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A Small Act Of Recycling Can Make A Big Difference In Our Landfills, Says This 39-Year-Old Waste Warrior From Gujarat
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A Small Act Of Recycling Can Make A Big Difference In Our Landfills, Says This 39-Year-Old Waste Warrior From Gujarat

Sandeep Patel, an entrepreneur who is turning waste to wealth, aims to divert waste from going into the landfills by sorting and recycling it and putting it back in the economy ...
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This Menstrual Hygiene Day, Gift Your Daughter ‘Menstrupedia Comic’ And Bust All Her Myths And Doubts
Gujarat Menstrual Hygiene

This Menstrual Hygiene Day, Gift Your Daughter ‘Menstrupedia Comic’ And Bust All Her Myths And Doubts

Lacking awareness about menstrual hygiene when she got her periods as a teenager has made 35-year-old Aditi Gupta to launch Menstrupedia Comic – a guide to menstruation for young girls ...
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The Diamond City Of India - Surat Gets The Tag Of Generating Maximum Amount Of Renewable Power In The Country
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The Diamond City Of India – Surat Gets The Tag Of Generating Maximum Amount Of Renewable Power In The Country

By using renewable energy to meet 34 per cent of its electricity demand, Surat Municipal Corporation has set a benchmark for other civic bodies to go green ...
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Korwad village of Gujarat’s Valsad district is one of the thousands of villages and cities in the country, where everyday citizens fight a battle for water
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Women In Gujarat’s Villages Walk For Kilometres To Access Drinking Water As The State Observes Major Water Crisis

Gujarat is facing a major water crisis as the state government declares drought in 51 talukas in 16 districts in December, 2018 ...
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The civic body of Ahmedabad recently won the title of ‘cleanest big city’ (population >10 lakhs) in the Swachh Survekshan 2019
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Caught On Camera: In A First, Man Pays Fine For Spitting At A Public Place In Ahmedabad

Mahesh Kumar from Ahmedabad had to pay a fine for violating public health laws, after he was caught spitting tobacco in a CCTV camera ...
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Innovation From Gujarat: 60-Year-Old Specially Abled Man, A School Dropout, Builds Electric Vehicles Utilising Waste
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Innovation From Gujarat: 60-Year-Old Specially Abled Man, A School Dropout, Builds Electric Vehicles Utilising Waste

This 60-year-old specially abled resident of Surat has built nine electric vehicles using automobile and industrial waste in a bid to do his bit towards environment and make driving more accessible for the persons with different abilities ...
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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
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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 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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