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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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Delhi To Mussoorie: Electric Vehicle Enthusiasts Educate People About E-Mobility, Install Charging Points
Delhi Electric Vehicles News Uttarakhand

Delhi To Mussoorie: Electric Vehicle Enthusiasts Educate People About E-Mobility, Install Charging Points

A rally was organised by electric vehicles users and enthusiasts to build awareness on EVs and the need of electric mobility ...
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Menstruation Made Easy In Uttarakhand’s Chamoli District, Students To Get 2 Sanitary Pads For Rs. 5 In Schools
Menstrual Hygiene Uttarakhand

Menstruation Made Easy In Uttarakhand’s Chamoli District, Students To Get 2 Sanitary Pads For Rs. 5 In Schools

To encourage menstrual hygiene practices and use of sanitary pads during periods among students, the district administration is installing sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators in schools ...
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National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation will have to submit Rs 2 crore to Central Pollution Control Board
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National Highways Corporation Slapped With 2 Crores Over Waste Dumping In Uttarakhand’s Bhagirathi River

As per plea filed, the National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation was dumping muck directly in Uttarakhand’s Bhagirathi river during road construction ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Massive Plantation Drive In 134,000 Hectares Area To Help Conserve, Rejuvenate Ganga
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Massive Plantation Drive In 134,000 Hectares Area To Help Conserve, Rejuvenate Ganga

The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), with the help of the Forest Research Institute, has identified an area of 134,000 hectares, in which plantation is to be done which will help recharge the groundwater which ultimately recharges the river through small tributaries ...
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Swachh Report Card: After Going Open Defecation Free, Uttarakhand Now Takes On The ODF Plus Challenge

With all the urban and rural areas in Uttarakhand Open Defecation Free (ODF), the state is now moving towards its next swachhta goal of ODF Plus that aims at improving solid and liquid waste management ...
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Haryana Chief Minister Khattar To Set Up Sewage Management Systems In 126 Villages
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16 Sewage Treatment Plants Completed In Uttarakhand: Nitin Gadkari

In a review meeting, Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari informed that the ongoing projects will create 82 Million Litres per Day (MLD) capacity, so, after completion of these projects, the city will have a treatment capacity of 127 MLD ...
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Four kids cleaned the FRI ground at Dehradun, post the World Yoga Day celebrations
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Yoga Day Turns Clean India Day: Children Decide To Clean Up Garbage Left Behind After PM Modi’s Yoga Day Event At Dehradun

Post the Yoga Day celebrations at dehradun’s forest research institute ground, attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, four students clean up the garbage left behind on the grounds after the event ...
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Pangot has reduced plastic pollution with active involvement from its locals
Features Uttarakhand World Environment Day

World Environment Day: This Indian Birdwatching Paradise In Uttarakhand Is Committed To The #BeatPlasticPollution Cause

A steady inflow of tourists had increased plastic pollution levels in Pangot before locals came together and worked towards reducing plastic pollution ...
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Uttarakhand Women and Child Development Minister Rekha Arya launched the Sanitary Napkin Scheme
Menstrual Hygiene News Uttarakhand

Menstrual Hygiene Day: Uttarakhand’s Sanitary Napkin Scheme Will Provide Low-Cost Sanitary Pads In Four Districts Across The State

The scheme will see low-cost sanitary pads available at Anganwadi centres in four districts in the state ...
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Women Lead The Way As Rural Uttarakhand Goes Open Defecation Free
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Uttarakhand To Conduct A Fresh Survey Of Houses Still Without Toilets In Rural And Urban Areas

Rural areas of Uttarakhand became open defecation free last year and the urban areas are also close to achieving the 100 percent sanitation objective ...
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Kedarnath temple
News Uttarakhand Waste Management

Spirituality Meets Cleanliness: Temporary Toilets, Plastic Ban And Waste Management To Be Part Of Chhota Char Dham Yatra

The shrines of Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath are known for being strewn with waste due to poor waste mnagement of local authorities ...
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