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Karnataka’s Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy Declares Rural Areas Of The State Open Defecation Free

Construct 44,000 Toilets Daily To Make Uttar Pradesh Open Defecation Free By October 2 2018: Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar To District Magistrates
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Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy declares the state’s rural areas free from open defecation, now the rural parts will focus on achieving ODF Plus tag and manage waste effectively ...
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How Much Will You Pay For Pollution Caused: Top Court To Graphite India

How Much Will You Pay For Pollution Caused: Top Court To Graphite India
Karnataka News
The Supreme Court also pulled up the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) for "doing nothing" to curb pollution in Bengaluru even as the city was grappling with the problem ...
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Contribute Towards Cleaner Air And Get Marks: Karnataka’s New Initiative To Encourage Tree Plantation

Air Pollution: Increasing green cover in northwestern parts of the country can help reduce dust pollution in Delhi according to a report
Air Pollution Karnataka News
As per a proposal submitted by Karnataka’s Department of Forest Environment and Ecology, students will have to plant 10 saplings each and nurture them for at least three years to get additional 10 marks ...
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The Ugly Indian: A Bengaluru Group That Is Determined To Beautify Urban Spaces

Karnataka News Season 5 Highlights
'The Ugly Indian' is an anonymous group of volunteers based in Bengaluru, who believe in working together for cleaning the dirty spots of the city. ...
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Karnataka Aims Big This October 2 By Going ODF

Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Karnataka Aims Big This October 2 By Going ODF
Karnataka Swachh Report Card
Karnataka’s rural areas show commendable progress in achieving the first goal under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan – Open defecation free, on the other side urban Karnataka poses a huge challenge for the state ...
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In Bengaluru, 10-Foot-High Froth At Bellandur Lake After All-Nighter Rain

In Bengaluru, 10-Foot-High Froth At Bellandur Lake After All-Nighter Rain
Karnataka News
In July, the sewage-filled froth of Bellandur lake travelled all the way to neighbouring Kolar district and reached a 1,400-crore water project. ...
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Disposal Of Waste In Karnataka’s Byramangala Lake Has Only Brought Misfortune For Nearby Residents

Toxic froth in Bengaluru's Byramangala lake has resulted in skin infections for people in the area
Karnataka Lakes Of India News
In Karnataka’s Bidadi village, untreated waste disposal has turned the once clean Byramangala lake into a hub of chemical pollution ...
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As Karnataka Nears Open Defecation Free Status, Improving Rural Waste Management Becomes State’s Priority

Karnataka's rural waste management infrastructure to be improved
Karnataka News Waste Management
Nearing ODF status, Karnataka plans to launch comprehensive campaign to work towards sustainable waste management in the state’s rural areas ...
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Swachhta Ambari, A Roving Vehicle To Spread Cleanliness Message On Mysuru’s Roads

The Swachhata Ambari vehicle will go around Mysuru, spreading awareness on cleanliness
Karnataka News Waste Management
The Swachhata Ambari vehicle will roam around the city, displaying video messages, audio clips and pictures on various cleanliness related topics ...
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Ahead Of Rural Karnataka’s ODF Deadline This October, State Launches Swachhameva Jayate To Make Children Carriers Of Cleanliness

Karnataka News
In the last four years, the Karnataka government has constructed 22 lakh toilets and needs five lakh toilets more to declare itself open defecation free ...
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Swachh Tricks Up His Sleeve, This Magician Uses Magic To Spread Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Message In Mangaluru

Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India
Famed magician Kudroli Ganesh, currently, is on a mission to visit 100 schools in Mangaluru and teach children about hygiene, cleanliness and waste management using his art form- magic ...
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Plastic Banned In Karnataka’s Technical Educational Institutions

Karnataka News Plastic Ban
All the colleges and schools that fall under the jurisdiction of Department of Technical Education, Karnataka will have to discontinue the use of plastic items like cups and bottles in its premises with effect from July 7 ...
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