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With Its Intensive Anti-Plastic Drive, Mount Abu Gears Up To Become Plastic Free On This Independence Day
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With Its Intensive Anti-Plastic Drive, Mount Abu Gears Up To Become Plastic Free On This Independence Day

In a bid to protect the environment and wildlife from the menace of plastic, Sirohi, Rajasthan administration and city Forest Department have decided to ban plastic and declare the Mount Abu area a plastic-free zone on August 15 for which they have started a 45-day campaign to help the people and shopkeepers prepare for the ban ...
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Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Launches Activities For Water Conservation In Jodhpur
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Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Launches Activities For Water Conservation In Jodhpur

To promote water conservation in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur, Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launched activities like building and cleaning of small ponds for storing rainwater ...
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National Green Tribunal Expresses Surprise Over Stubble Burning At A Government Institute In Jaipur, Issues Notice
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National Green Tribunal Expresses Surprise Over Stubble Burning At A Government Institute In Jaipur, Issues Notice

The National Green Tribunal issued the notice after taking note of a news report about stubble burning after harvesting of crops at Agricultural Research Institute in Jaipur ...
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Jaipur Will Be The First Rajasthan City To Get Electric Buses As The State Plans To Electrify Public Transport
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Jaipur Will Be The First Rajasthan City To Get Electric Buses As The State Plans To Electrify Public Transport

The government of Rajasthan is planning to procure electric buses soon and deploy those in Jaipur first, for the intra-city commute of the people which will start running in the city by the end of 2019 ...
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Leading Properties In Jaipur Go Green, To Follow The Sustainable Route

The hospitality industry of one of India’s main tourist hub, Jaipur is adopting green alternatives like paper straws and organic farming, to not just to go eco-friendly but also to generate employment opportunities for locals ...
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Sanitary Pads With A Difference How Project Baala Is Empowering Rural Women
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Rajasthan Starts New Year With A Boost To Menstrual Hygiene, Will Provide Free Sanitary Pads To College Students

Rajasthan has a New Year gift for its women students from the new academic session in July, the government will provide free sanitary pads napkins to 189 government colleges ...
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Ranaram Bishnoi single-handedly stopped the march of the desert by planting trees
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Defying The Impossible, 78-Year-Old Plants 50,000 Trees In Rajasthan’s Barren Desert

Ranaram Bishnoi from Ekalkhori village near Jodhpur has planted more than 50,000 variety of plants, converting a sand dune into a green garden ...
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Jaisalmer Fort, 850 Years Old Monument, In Danger Of Sinking Due To Prevailing Sanitation, Water Issues
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Jaisalmer Fort, 850 Year Old Monument, In Danger Of Sinking Due To Prevailing Sanitation, Water Issues

The Royal Family of Jaisalmer organised an awareness programme in partnership with Global Citizen India, Manganiar tribe and other residents of the fort to create awareness on the degrading condition of the fort and to engage the people, especially the youth in taking the initiative to save the fort ...
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Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Inaugurates Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project
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Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Inaugurates Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project

Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project aims to reduce pollution, create green spaces and treat 170 million litres of sewerage water every day, told Tata Projects Limited officials adding that the river front project has jogging tracks along its banks ...
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Swachh Report Card: Open Defecation Free Rajasthan Faces Challenge Of Ensuring Hundred Per Cent Toilet Usage

Rural and urban areas in Rajasthan were declared ODF in 2018, but the state will need to ensure all toilets built are actually used by people for the true goals of Swachh Bharat Mission to be accomplished ...
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A Farmer In Rajasthan Builds 780 Toilets In 35 Days To Make His Village Open Defecation Free
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A Farmer In Rajasthan Builds 780 Toilets In 35 Days To Make His Village Open Defecation Free

When Manilal Rana started the campaign of toilet construction in his village there were 280 toilets, today there are 780 toilets and the village has been declared open defecation free (ODF) ...
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Over 200 public toilets in Jaipur have resulted in the city becoming ODF
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Jaipur Celebrates As City’s Open Defecation Free Status Gets Official Stamp Of Approval

Over 18,000 individual household toilets and 200 public and community toilets have been built in Jaipur in four years, resulting in the city attaining open defecation free status ...
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