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National Green Tribunal Seeks Action Taken Report On Ashwani Khud River Cleanup In Himachal Pradesh
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National Green Tribunal Seeks Action Taken Report On Ashwani Khud River Cleanup In Himachal Pradesh

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Himachal Pradesh government to provide a report on actions taken by it to clean the Ashwani Khud river, which had heaps of plastic waste flowing into it as per a video that went viral last year ...
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Public Transport In Telangana Goes Electric As 40 Electric Buses Hit Hyderabad Roads
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Public Transport In Telangana Goes Electric As 40 Electric Buses Hit Hyderabad Roads

Telangana State Road Transport Corporation gives green signal to 40 electric buses in Hyderabad, will connect to the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Shamshabad ...
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Due To High Pollution, Sirsa River Is Facing Ecological Disaster, ays a Himachal Pradesh-Based Green Group

Earlier this year, a CPCB report called "River Stretches for Restoration of Water Quality" identified 351 polluted stretches on 323 rivers ...
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Rural Himachal Pradesh ODF Since 2016 Works To Hold On To The Status, While Urban Areas Still Wait To Be ODF

As nearly 90 per cent of its population resides in rural areas, when these areas became open defecation free (ODF), Himachal Pradesh became the second state in the country to be declared ODF, but its urban areas are yet to become ODF ...
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Solid Waste In Himachal’s Industrial Hub, Baddi, Is Potential Health Hazard: Environmental Watchdog
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Solid Waste In Himachal’s Industrial Hub, Baddi, Is Potential Health Hazard: Environmental Watchdog

Baddi Barotiwala Nalagarh Development Authority is covering the dump and violating the Solid Waste Management guidelines instead of cleaning it up even after several petitions from the local villagers, says Environmental Watchdogs ...
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Plastic Ban: Himachal Pradesh Joins Maharashtra And Uttar Pradesh, To Ban Thermocol Cutlery
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Plastic Ban: Himachal Pradesh Joins Maharashtra And Uttar Pradesh, To Ban Thermocol Cutlery

Himachal Pradesh announces a ban on thermocol cutlery in a bid to beat plastic pollution, which will come into effect in three months’ time ...
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Himachal Pradesh bans use of thermocol cutlery
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Himachal Pradesh Issues Fresh Notification Banning Use Of Thermocol Cutlery

As per the notification issued on World Environment Day, no person including shopkeepers, vendors, wholesalers, retailers, street hawkers will use thermocol cutlery in any form manufactured from non-biodegradable material ...
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Waste Management: Dharamshala’s solution to littering and garbage pile up on roads – underground smart bins
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Congratulations Dharamshala! City Becomes The First In India To Install Sensor Based Underground Bins

With an aim to tackle the issues of littering and overflowing garbage, the Dharamshala Municipal Corporation has installed underground sensor-based bins in the city ...
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Plastic Waste Is Threatening The Fragile Ecology Of Picturesque Rohtang Pass, Thanks To Heavy Influx Of Tourists

The influx of over 1 million tourists annually and improper disposal of waste like packets of snacks made out of plastic, plastic bottles and beer bottles is threatening the highly fragile ecology of the Rohtang Pass ...
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Water Crisis Looming Large Over Himachal Pradesh, Warn Environmentalists
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Water Crisis Looming Large Over Himachal Pradesh, Warn Environmentalists

The 2017 report warns local ecology and livelihoods are threatened by 41 big hydro and dam projects and 91 small and micro projects ...
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Polythene Hatao, Paryavaran Bachao: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur Launches A Campaign Against Plastic Bags
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Polythene Hatao, Paryavaran Bachao: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur Launches A Campaign Against Plastic Bags

Ahead of 45th world environment day, Department of Environment, Science and Technology, Shimla launched a campaign to #BeatPlasticPollution ...
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Himachal Pradesh High Court Slams Civic Staff Over Uncollected Garbage In Shimla

The High Court asked the municipal authorities to terminate the services and employ new people for disposal of municipal solid wastes if the striking workers did not join their duties ...
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