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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
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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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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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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
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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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‘How Do You Propose To Deal With Bio-Waste In 23,684 Hospitals’: NGT To Bihar’s Department Of Health

National Green Tribunal Seeks Information From Bihar Government On Dealing With Bio-Waste At 23,684 Hospitals
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The National Green Tribunal has directed the Bihar government to submit complete details about the units generating bio-medical waste and share its plan to deal with the trash generated by 23,684 hospitals and nursing homes in the state ...
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Bihar Gets Its First Solid Waste Processing Site

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Inaugurated in Muzaffarpur district, it is the first city in Bihar to set-up a fully functional waste processing site and the only city in the whole of north India to have above 70 per cent waste segregation at source. ...
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Let’s Make Bihar Open Defecation Free Before October 2, 2019: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

Let's Make Bihar Open Defecation Free Before October 2, 2019: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
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In a bid to make Bihar open defecation free by October 2, 2019, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar urged citizens to contribute in the cleanliness campaign ...
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Bihar Doubles Rural Sanitation Coverage Within A Year; Needs 34 Lakh Toilets More To Go ODF

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From languishing among the worst performing state for the first three years to doubling its sanitation coverage within a year, Bihar’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan progress is a classic turnaround story that gives hope to other states grappling with similar issues ...
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How A 45-Year-Old Visually Challenged Man In Bihar Mobilised People To Construct Toilets And Made His Village ODF

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From composing songs on benefits of toilets in his native language to helping his fellow villagers build toilets at home, here’s how Sadhu Manjhi from Fatehpur village in Gaya district of Bihar led the open defecation free movement ...
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Bihar Seeks Help From Mumbai To Implement A State-Wide Plastic Ban Effectively

Bihar Seeks Help From Mumbai To Implement A State-Wide Plastic Ban Effectively
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To learn from Mumbai’s plastic experience, officials from Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) visited the city last week and interacted with senior officials from Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) ...
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