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Deposit Rs. 250 Crore For Removing Waste At Landfill Sites: NGT To Delhi Government And Civic Bodies

Deposit Rs. 250 Crore For Removing Waste At Landfill Sites: NGT To Delhi Government And Civic Bodies
Delhi News Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal observed that the waste rotting at Bhalswa, Ghazipur and Okhla landfill sites is contaminating the groundwater with heavy metals which is reaching and polluting the Yamuna river ...
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National Green Tribunal Panel Asks UP, Haryana To Coordinate With Delhi On The Issue Of Idol Immersion

National Green Tribunal Panel Asks UP, Haryana To Coordinate With Delhi On The Issue Of Idol Immersion
Delhi News
In a bid to reduce pollution in the Yamuna river, the National Green Tribunal said that officials from Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana should make efforts to stop immersion of idols in the Yamuna river as part of religious ceremonies ...
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Five Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Living In A Sea Of Garbage, A 25-Year-Old Waste Picker’s Take On Life In A New Delhi Slum

Features Waste Management
India’s waste woes continue unabated despite five years of the biggest clean-up campaign, Swachh Bharat Abiyan. Here’s a glimpse of the next big challenge from a slum in capital’s posh South Delhi area ...
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Promises Free Safety Kit To Sanitation Workers Cleaning Sewers

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Promises Free Safety Kit To Sanitation Workers Cleaning Sewers
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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has assured that every sanitation worker in Delhi will be provided with safety gears for cleaning sewers ...
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Newspaper Hawkers Take Charge Of Cleaning Yamuna River Banks In Delhi

Newspaper Hawkers Take Charge Of Cleaning Yamuna River Banks In Delhi
News Yamuna Clean-Up
More than 100 newspaper hawkers of the city took it upon themselves to be the change that they want to see and led a clean-up drive on the banks of river Yamuna ...
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Safai Karamcharis Commission To Delhi Government: Despite 200 Sewer Cleaning Machines Why Are Sanitation Workers Dying?

Safai Karamcharis Commission To Delhi Government: Despite 200 Sewer Cleaning Machines Why Are Sanitation Workers Dying?
Manual Scavenging News
In a letter to Delhi chief secretary Vijay Dev, National Commission for Safai Karamcharis (sanitation workers) asked for the reason behind deaths due to manual scavenging in the national capital, despite the purchase of 200 sewer cleaning machines ...
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Attention Freshers! Plant 10 Trees If You Are Part Of These 9 Colleges In Delhi

Attention Freshers! Plant 10 Trees If You Are Part Of These 9 Colleges In Delhi
Delhi News
Students taking admission in any of the 9 Delhi University (DU) colleges and Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) Colleges/Institutes run by Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee will have to plant 10 trees ...
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Manual Scavenging: Delhi Considers Robots For Sewer Cleaning, Delhi Minister To Meet Kerala Based Engineers For Demo

Manual Scavenging: Delhi Considers Robots For Sewer Cleaning, Delhi Minister To Meet Kerala Based Engineers For Demo
Manual Scavenging News
The Social Justice Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam has announced that he would be meeting engineers from the IT company, Genrobotics, for a "live demo of the sewer cleaning robots," in a bid to end manual scavenging ...
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New Age Dustbins Deployed By New Delhi Municipal Council To Modernise Waste Collection

New Age Dustbins Deployed By New Delhi Municipal Council To Modernise Waste Collection
Delhi News Waste Management
The New Delhi Municipal Council has installed 40 sensor based underground bins to manage the waste effectively while maintaining aesthetics of the city ...
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#BeatAirPollution: Environment Ministry Takes A Green Step, Procures Five Electric Cars For Official Use

#BeatAirPollution: Environment Ministry Takes A Green Step, Procures Five Electric Cars For Official Use
Air Pollution Electric Vehicles News
The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) has procured five electric cars for official use ...
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Water Woes: Taps In Government Buildings To Have Flow-Controlling Device To Save Water

Water Woes: Taps In Government Buildings To Have Flow-Controlling Device To Save Water
Delhi News
Jal Shakti Ministry had issued a memorandum last month highlighting the need for conserving water and had asked government offices to install aerators in the taps which is a device that can control the flow of water ...
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‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project

‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project
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The Delhi cabinet, chaired by the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, approved the project for water conservation in the River Yamuna floodplains ...
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