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ODF Mumbai, A Reality Check: Understanding The Issue Of Open Defecation And Garbage On Mumbai’s Railway Tracks

18 months after Mumbai was declared Open Defecation Free, people continue to defecate on railway tracks
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With commuters littering railway tracks and platforms, defecation on railway tracks and poorly maintained toilets on platforms, can Mumbai have a Swachh rail experience in future? ...
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Western Railway Launches New ‘Muck Train’ To Collect Garbage From Tracks In Mumbai

Western Railway has modified a 25-year-old train into a special Muck train
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Western Railway has launched an improved version of Muck Trains that will run daily from Virar to Churchgate in Mumbai and collect garbage lying on the railway tracks ...
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Garbage Mound The Size Of 30-Storey Building, Removed By Central Railway From Mumbai’s Tracks

Garbage Mound, The Size Of 30-Storey Building Removed By Central Railway From Mumbai’s Tracks
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Between October to December 2017, the Central Railway authorities removed 30,000 cubic metres of trash filling 5 lakh bags. It aims to remove another 1,30,000 cubic metres of waste in next six months ...
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Dealing With Plastic Waste: Mumbai Metro Installs Plastic Crushers To Recycle Bottles

Dealing With Plastic Waste: Mumbai Metro Installs Plastic Crushers To Recycle Bottles
Maharashtra News Plastic Waste
Mumbai Metro has installed plastic crushers at six out of 12 stations. The crushed plastic bottles will be sent for recycling to fiber-manufacturing companies and will be used as raw materials for clothing, carpets, grocery bags and and so on ...
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Mumbai’s Changing, One Station At A Time Through Public Art

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There's van Gogh and a Monet, Harry Potter and even Mumbai's famous six sigma dabbawalas - all sharing the same space. And it's not in a museum but on Mumbai's railway stations. The canvas has come alive through volunteers, young and old, artists and school children alike. ...
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