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Pollution In Pali River: NGT Summons District Collector

The green court on Wednesday called the Rajasthan's Pali district collector for the pollution caused in Bandi river due to textile industries and asked him to explain the steps taken by the corporation to curb the pollution issue ...
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Old Laptops, Phones Can Make You Money - Rajasthan Government To Buy E-Waste For Recycling Purposes
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Old Laptops, Phones Can Make You Money – Rajasthan Government To Buy E-Waste For Recycling Purposes

In a welcoming move, Rajasthan’s government has decided to deal with the mounting problem of e-waste and plastic generation in the state through an innovative solution ...
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From Sanitation Coverage Of Less Than 30 Per Cent In 2014 To Going Open Defecation Free In 2018, Here’s Rural Rajasthan’s Swachh Turnaround Story

Rajasthan’s open defecation free status comes post a breakneck campaign initiated by the state’s district administrations ...
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United Nations Lauds NGO Tarun Bharat Sangh’s Efforts In Utilising Nature-Based Solutions To Conserve Water In Rajasthan

The United Nations in its report mentioned that Tarun Bharat Sangh brought water back to 1,000 drought-stricken villages of Rajasthan since 1986 ...
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No Haircut Or Tea For Those Who Do Not Use Toilets In This Open Defecation Free Rajasthan Village
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No Haircut Or Tea For Those Who Do Not Use Toilets In This Open Defecation Free Rajasthan Village

Kelwara gram panchayat in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan was declared free from open defecation last year but it has been struggling to sustain the title. But two men refuse to give up and are doing what's in their means to fight the deplorable habit of defecating in the open ...
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Jaipur Becomes The First Region In Rajasthan To Attain Open Defecation Free Tag In Both Rural And Urban Areas
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Jaipur Becomes The First Region In Rajasthan To Attain Open Defecation Free Tag In Both Rural And Urban Areas

While many cities and villages of Rajasthan have turned open defecation free, Jaipur is the only district where every household in rural and urban areas own a toilet ...
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To Meet Swachh Rajasthan’s Deadline, Kota Ropes In Police To Eliminate Open Defecation In The District
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To Meet Swachh Rajasthan’s Deadline, Kota Ropes In Police To Eliminate Open Defecation In The District

In a move to accelerate the process of going open defecation free (ODF), Kota district administration have collaborated with Superintendent of Police , to rope in beat constables of Kota rural police to help implement Swachh Bharat Mission goals ...
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Delhi-NCR To Build An Action Plan To Clean Air Of Major Pollution Hotspots

Environment Pollution (Prevention & Control) Authority chairman Dr. Bhure Lal expressed concern over the situation of Anand Vihar and compared the area to an open air latrine ...
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Udaipur city in Rajasthan has successfully eradicated open defecation
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Sikar Gives A Push To Rajasthan’s Swachh Dream, Becomes The 12th Open Defecation Free District

Rajasthan adds another milestone in its Swachh kitty, now Sikar district goes open defecation free ...
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Rivers In Northeastern States Will Be Cleaned: Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal
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National Green Tribunal Directs Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, and Rajasthan To Take Action Against Illegal Brick Kilns

The magnitude of atmospheric pollution due to brick kilns can be gauged from the fact that burning of one kg of coal releases at least four kg of harmful gases, says petitioner, Sunil Kumar ...
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Udaipur’s Iconic Lake Pichola In Crisis: Encroachments And An Outdated Sewerage System Take A Toll

Lakhs of visitors and its timeless beauty notwithstanding, Udaipur’s Pichola lake is gradually falling prey to pollution for disposal of untreated sewage ...
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