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As a token of gesture, they offered boxes of glucose and milk to “Yamuna Maiyya” (mother Yamuna) on the occasion of Mothers’ Day
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Yamuna Pollution: Glucose, Milk Poured Into Yamuna To Stress Crisis In Agra

On the occasion of Mother’s Day, several members of the River Connect Campaign gathered around the Yamuna to express their concern over the almost ‘dead’ river ...
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Uttar Pradesh Government To Plant 7.5 Lakh New Saplings In Noida To Improve Green Cover
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Uttar Pradesh Government To Plant 7.5 Lakh New Saplings In Noida To Improve Green Cover

In a bid to increase the green cover of the state, the district administration of Noida will be conducting a massive tree-plantation drive this year ...
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Lack Of Menstrual Hygiene Is Taking A Toll On Education Of More Than 5 Lakh Girls In Uttar Pradesh: Survey
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Lack Of Menstrual Hygiene Is Taking A Toll On Education Of More Than 5 Lakh Girls In Uttar Pradesh: Survey

As many as 5.13 lakh girls in the age group 11-14 years dropped from schools in 2018-19 in Uttar Pradesh due to inadequate facilities in schools related to sanitation and menstrual hygiene ...
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Muzaffarnagar Ups Its Swachh Quotient, Deploys Two Moving Vans With Video Cameras To Stop People From Littering
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Muzaffarnagar Ups Its Swachh Quotient, Deploys Two Moving Vans With Video Cameras To Stop People From Littering

In a bid to reduce the piling waste on the lanes of Muzaffarnagar and to make the citizens mindful of their habit of littering, the district administration has deployed two mobile vans to capture the garbage sites and litterers ...
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Elections 2019: Amid The Voting Season, Agra Struggles With Water Woes
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Elections 2019: Amid The Voting Season, Agra Struggles With Water Woes

Struggling due to water shortage in many localities in Agra, the citizens say that ‘water scarcity’ must become an agenda in the ongoing general elections ...
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'Gobar-Wood' To Reduce Pollution Levels In Agra This Holi
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‘Gobar-Wood’ To Reduce Pollution Levels In Agra This Holi

In a bid to reduce deforestation and curb air pollution, wood logs produced by inmates of district jail by compressing cowdung in a machine has been made available in markets of Agra city to be used as firewood for Holi rituals and other religious ceremonies ...
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Publicise Water Quality Of Ganga At Strategic Locations: National Green Tribunal To UP, Uttarakhand Governemnt
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Publicise Water Quality Of Ganga At Strategic Locations: National Green Tribunal To UP, Uttarakhand Governemnt

Voicing dissatisfaction over the steps taken by the Uttarakhand government to clean the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Uttarakhand and the UP pollution control boards to publicise the water quality of the river at all strategic locations on a monthly basis and indicate if it is fit for bathing and drinking ...
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National Green Tribunal Orders Inspection Of Yamuna Floodplain In Agra, Seeks Report On Demarcation
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National Green Tribunal Orders Inspection Of Yamuna Floodplain In Agra, Seeks Report On Demarcation

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Director of Namami Gange and the Director General of National Institute of Hydrology to examine and submit a report within four weeks on the matter of construction on the Yamuna floodplain in Agra ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lays Foundation Stone For Various Namami Gange Projects
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lays Foundation Stone For Various Namami Gange Projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for multiple projects including sewage treatment and management plants, crematoria development, bio-remediation of drains, river surface cleaning on Friday to expedite the process of cleaning the Ganga River ...
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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath Congratulates Sanitation Workers, Officials For Making Kumbh Mela Successful

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath announced that suring this year’s Kumbh Mela, representatives from 193 countries attended the event to honour the tradition and culture of India ...
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Air Pollution Supreme Court Asks NEERI, CPCB To Examine Waste-to-energy Plant Proposed To Be Set Up In Agra
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Air Pollution: Supreme Court Asks NEERI, CPCB To Examine Waste-to-energy Plant Proposed To Be Set Up In Agra

As per the petition filed by advocate M C Mehta on the issue relating to the protection of Taj Mahal, a waste-to-energy plant should be set up outside the Taj Trapezium Zone (TTZ) as it would lead to the emission of toxic gases ...
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Uttar Pradesh Plans To Combat Air Pollution, Aims To Deploy 580 Electric Buses Across 8 Cities By End Of 2019
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Uttar Pradesh Plans To Combat Air Pollution, Aims To Deploy 580 Electric Buses Across 8 Cities By End Of 2019

The Uttar Pradesh government is planning to deploy 580 electric buses in eight cities as part of its initiatives to tackle pollution ...
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