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Swasth Report Card: Bihar Remains As One Of The Worst Performing States In Health Indicators

Swasth Report Card: Bihar Remains As One Of The Worst Performing States In Health Indicators
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Even though Bihar has seen improvement in most health indicators, it remains one of the worst performing states as per Niti Aayog’s health index report; here’s a quick look at the state’s performance under different health parameters ...
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400 Dengue Cases, Floating Garbage As Patna Flood Nightmare Nears Day 9

400 Dengue Cases, Floating Garbage As Patna Flood Nightmare Nears Day 9
Bihar News Swasth India
Residents said authorities in Patna have failed to pump out flood waters from colonies and apartments even after the rain stopped six days ago ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Over Lakh In Bihar Await Reimbursement For Building Toilets

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Over Lakh In Bihar Await Reimbursement For Building Toilets
Bihar News
Citizens living in various districts of Bihar are yet to receive the reimbursement promised under the Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin scheme for constructing toilets in their houses ...
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Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal

Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal
Bihar News Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Bihar chief secretary to personally monitor the progress of solid waste management in the areas notified as model cities, towns or villages in Bihar ...
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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Lays Foundation Stone For Sewerage Infrastructure Projects For 13 Towns In Bihar

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Bihar Ganga Clean-Up News
The proposed projects will prevent the flow of 32 crore Litres of Sewage per day into the Ganga river from 13 towns of Bihar ...
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Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State’s Other Cities Are Following Its Lead

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Bihar News Waste Management
Muzaffarpur has become the cleanest city of Bihar and the first city in North India to follow waste segregation at source, the waste management model of the city is being adapted by the other local bodies in the state ...
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Bihar Bans Plastic Bag: Here’s All You Need To Know

Bihar becomes the 26th state in the country to impose ban on a plastic item
Bihar News Plastic Ban
From December 23, the Bihar government imposes a complete ban on the manufacture, store, import, transport, sale and use of plastic carry bags in the state ...
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UP, Bihar Lagging Behind In Construction Of Toilets Under Swachh Bharat Mission: Niti Ayog

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Bihar News Uttar Pradesh
According to the think-tank, the constraints faced by the clean India mission are largely related to implementation challenges, including lack of availability of space for construction of household toilets ...
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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Worried Over Stubble Burning In The State

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Air Pollution Bihar News
The chief minister stressed on the need for giving a fillip to rearing of goats and chickens which, according to him, would go a long way in improving the economic well-being of the rural poor ...
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33-Year-Old Makes Khadi Colours From Floral Waste In Bihar

200 kilos of floral waste from Bihar’s Mahabodhi temple is recycled to make natural dyes
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33-year-old Praveen Chauhan from Bodh Gaya town in Bihar is recycling Mahabodhi temple’s floral waste and making natural dyes from it for khadi garments ...
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Rising Air Pollution: Bihar’s District Magistrates Asked To Keep Tabs On Air Quality

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Air Pollution Bihar News
he Bihar State Pollution Control Board has directed all the District Magistrates to take pollution in the state seriously by taking measures to curb it as well as action against those guilty of contributing to the pollution ...
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Locals In Bihar’s West Champaran District Upcycle Plastic Waste To Construct A Urinal

Plastic Waste Management Over a thousand plastic bottles were upcycled in Valmiki Nagar in Bihar to make a urinal
Bihar Plastic Waste
Over a thousand plastic bottles have been upcycled and other scrap materials like plastic bags, wrappers, etc have been used to make a urinal in a government school in Bihar’s West Champaran district ...
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