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Air Pollution News West Bengal

Kolkata To Have 5 More Automatic Air Quality Monitoring Stations By March

At present, there are eight automatic air quality monitoring stations and 75 manual stations in West Bengal, out of which 17 are in Kolkata ...
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Kolkata On Zero-Emission Pathway, CM Mamata Banerjee Flags Off 20 Electric Buses In The City, 60 More To Ply On Roads Soon
Electric Vehicles West Bengal

Kolkata On Zero-Emission Pathway, CM Mamata Banerjee Flags Off 20 Electric Buses In The City, 60 More To Ply On Roads Soon

Kolkata city gets 20 electric buses by Tata Motors, 60 more to ply on city’s roads soon which will make Kolkata lead the path for being one of the few Indian cities with heavy dependence on electric transportation ...
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More Electric Vehicles To Ply In New Town Kolkata As E-Buses Gain Popularity Within Few Months
Electric Vehicles News West Bengal

More Electric Vehicles To Ply In New Town Kolkata As E-Buses Gain Popularity Within Few Months

New Town Kolkata, which got gold certification for being eco-friendly last year plans to ply more electric vehicles to combat the rising air pollution, after receiving a positive response from the people for three electric buses deployed last year ...
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Menstrual Hygiene West Bengal

West Bengal’s Nadia Is Educating School Students About Menstrual Hygiene Management With One Of A Kind Initiative

Pink Flag movement in Nadia, West Bengal, teaches adolescent girls about menstruation through interactive activities like quiz, storytelling, essay competitions among others ...
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Air Pollution News West Bengal

Kolkata Firms Told To Cover Construction Areas To Prevent Air Pollution: West Bengal Environment Minister

In addition to covering construction areas, to curb the vehicular pollution, 15-year old commercial vehicles were denied entry in Kolkata ...
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Air Pollution News West Bengal

Air Pollution: Air Quality In North Kolkata Reaches ‘Severe’ Level

With the air quality index peaking at severe category in the residential areas of north Kolkata, Environmentalist S M Ghosh has blamed open waste burning for the situation ...
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Air Pollution West Bengal

Pollution Control Agency Not Proactive On Kolkata Air Quality: Activists

Kolkata has been observing air quality oscillating between ‘very poor’ and ‘severe’ for several weeks as Environment activists hold WPCB accountable for inaction ...
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National Green Tribunal News West Bengal

Contempt Petition In NGT Over Pollution In Kolkata Lake During Chhath Puja

A Plea has been filed against the Chhath Devotees in Kolkata who defied the National Green Tribunal ban against polluting the Rabindra Sarobar lake as they offered prayers and burst crackers by the river to celebrate the festival ...
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National Pollution Prevention Day: ‘Save Green And Stay Clean’, Says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
Air Pollution News West Bengal

National Pollution Prevention Day: ‘Save Green And Stay Clean’, Says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

As high air pollution engulfs Kolkata, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urges people to adopt eco-friendly lifestyle and save trees, on the occasion of the National Pollution Prevention Day ...
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While Delhi Continues To Witness ‘Very Poor’ Air Quality, Kolkata also faces mounting levels of air pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News West Bengal

While Delhi Continues To Witness ‘Very Poor’ Air Quality, Kolkata Also Faces Mounting Levels Of Air Pollution

The Air Quality Index of various cities recorded by Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) shows that Kolkata is facing the menace of mounting pollution levels along with Delhi and experts point out that vehicular and industrial emissions are to be blamed ...
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News West Bengal

West Bengal Citizens May Have To Pay Up To Rs. 1 Lakh Fine For Littering, Spitting In Public Places

West Bengal government has created a panel to reinforce the existing laws against littering and spitting in the public places ...
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National Green Tribunal West Bengal

National Green Tribunal Ban Flouted For Second Day In Kolkata By Chhath Devotees

Chhath Devotees in Kolkata defy the National Green Tribunal ban against polluting the Rabindra Sarobar lake for the second day as they offer prayers and burst crackers by the river to celebrate the festival ...
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