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Uttar Pradesh is home to six of the top ten most polluted cities in the country
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Six Of The Country’s Most Polluted Cities Are In Uttar Pradesh While Top Two In Jharkhand, Reveals Greenpeace Study

According to the Greenpeace India study, Jharkhand’s Jharia was titled as the most polluted city in the country while Delhi, known for its hazardous air quality saw a marginal improvement this year ...
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This Family In Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki District Turns Toilet Into Kitchen, Defecates In Open
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This Family In Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki District Turns Toilet Into Kitchen, Defecates In Open

Since water would seep through the roof of their hut and flood the kitchen during rains, this family in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki decided to convert their pukka toilet built under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan into a kitchen and continue the practice of defecating in the open ...
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UP’s Bahraich District Focuses On School Children To Improve Its Health, Hygiene And Nutrition Status
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UP’s Bahraich District Focuses On School Children To Improve Its Health, Hygiene And Nutrition Status

Bahraich is a one of the aspirational districts chosen by NITI Aayog to bring about a positive change on parameters like health, Nutrition, Education and water ...
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Swasth Report Of Uttar Pradesh: India’s Most Populous State Grapples With Anaemia Among Women, Child Wasting And Diarrhoea
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Swasth Report Of Uttar Pradesh: India’s Most Populous State Grapples With Anaemia Among Women, Child Wasting And Diarrhoea

From 2005-06 to 2015-16, the infant mortality rate and under-five mortality rate in Uttar Pradesh has dropped down by 12.32 per cent and 18.75 per cent respectively ...
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Dengue Cases Spike In Uttar Pradesh, Steps Prove Ineffective
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Dengue Cases Spike In Uttar Pradesh, Steps Prove Ineffective

In Uttar Pradesh, more than 4200 cases of dengue have increased in this year are compared to the number of cases from January to November in 2018 ...
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Kanpur Waste Forcing Village Youth Into Bachelorhood
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Kanpur Waste Forcing Village Youth Into Bachelorhood

According to the residents of villages near Kanpur, eligible youngsters in the village are apparently not getting marriage proposals as they are afflicted with communicable diseases from the filth and malodour in and around villages due to the lack of proper waste management system ...
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Uttar Pradesh Is Open Defecation Free But People Still Prefer ”Fresh Air”

Uttar Pradesh was declared 100 per cent open defecation free (ODF) in January this year - open defecation continues to remain a sordid reality in most villages ...
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Tackling Plastic Waste: India's Largest 'Charkha' Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida
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Tackling Plastic Waste: India’s Largest ‘Charkha’ Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida

According to Noida Authority CEO Ritu Maheshwari, the ‘Charkha’ (spinning wheel) inaugurated to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatama Gandhi, has been recognised by India Book of Records as the largest made of used plastic waste in the country ...
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Plastic Ban: Outlets Of Several Large Food, Beverage Chains In Nodia Fined For Using Banned Plastic Materials
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Plastic Ban: Outlets Of Several Large Food, Beverage Chains In Nodia Fined For Using Banned Plastic Materials

The Noida Authority said that a fine ranging between Rs. 500 and Rs. 50,000each was imposed on several food and beverage outlets in a bid to reduce the use of single-used plastic items ...
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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River
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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River

On the occasion of World Rivers Day, environmentalists prepared a charter of demands to be presented to the government seeking steps to rejuvenate the river Yamuna including setting up of a central rivers authority and national rivers policy ...
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Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution
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Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution

Noida Authority has taken a step towards better waste management by including the use of plastic waste in the construction of roads instead of discarding in the landfills ...
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District Magistrate In Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur Cleans Drains, Launches Week Long Cleanliness Campaign
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District Magistrate In Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur Cleans Drains, Launches Week Long Cleanliness Campaign

Anjaneya Kumar Singh, the District Magistrate (DM) of Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, set an example by engaging in the cleaning of drains in the town ...
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