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Jaipur Will Be The First Rajasthan City To Get Electric Buses As The State Plans To Electrify Public Transport

Jaipur Will Be The First Rajasthan City To Get Electric Buses As The State Plans To Electrify Public Transport
Electric Vehicles News Rajasthan
The government of Rajasthan is planning to procure electric buses soon and deploy those in Jaipur first, for the intra-city commute of the people which will start running in the city by the end of 2019 ...
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Rajasthan Starts New Year With A Boost To Menstrual Hygiene, Will Provide Free Sanitary Pads To College Students

Sanitary Pads With A Difference How Project Baala Is Empowering Rural Women
Menstrual Hygiene News Rajasthan
Rajasthan has a New Year gift for its women students from the new academic session in July, the government will provide free sanitary pads napkins to 189 government colleges ...
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Defying The Impossible, 78-Year-Old Plants 50,000 Trees In Rajasthan’s Barren Desert

Ranaram Bishnoi single-handedly stopped the march of the desert by planting trees
Rajasthan Swachh Warriors
Ranaram Bishnoi from Ekalkhori village near Jodhpur has planted more than 50,000 variety of plants, converting a sand dune into a green garden ...
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Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan Ministers Skip Meet On Pollution

Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan Ministers Skip Meet On Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News
To study deteriorating air quality of Delhi, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan had called a crucial meeting of ministers and officials from Delhi's neighbouring states which was skipped Ministers from Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan ...
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Jaisalmer Fort, 850 Year Old Monument, In Danger Of Sinking Due To Prevailing Sanitation, Water Issues

Jaisalmer Fort, 850 Years Old Monument, In Danger Of Sinking Due To Prevailing Sanitation, Water Issues
News Rajasthan
The Royal Family of Jaisalmer organised an awareness programme in partnership with Global Citizen India, Manganiar tribe and other residents of the fort to create awareness on the degrading condition of the fort and to engage the people, especially the youth in taking the initiative to save the fort ...
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Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Inaugurates Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Inaugurates Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project
News Rajasthan
Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project aims to reduce pollution, create green spaces and treat 170 million litres of sewerage water every day, told Tata Projects Limited officials adding that the river front project has jogging tracks along its banks ...
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Swachh Report Card: Open Defecation Free Rajasthan Faces Challenge Of Ensuring Hundred Per Cent Toilet Usage

Rajasthan Swachh Report Card
Rural and urban areas in Rajasthan were declared ODF in 2018, but the state will need to ensure all toilets built are actually used by people for the true goals of Swachh Bharat Mission to be accomplished ...
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NGT Directs Panel To Look Into Effluents Discharge By Insecticides India In Alwar

NGT Directs Panel To Look Into Effluents Discharge By Insecticides India In Alwar
National Green Tribunal News
The National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the Rajasthan State Pollution Control Board to look into the issue of discharge of effluent by agro-chemical firm Insecticides India in Rajasthan's Alwar district ...
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A Farmer In Rajasthan Builds 780 Toilets In 35 Days To Make His Village Open Defecation Free

A Farmer In Rajasthan Builds 780 Toilets In 35 Days To Make His Village Open Defecation Free
Rajasthan Swachh Warriors
When Manilal Rana started the campaign of toilet construction in his village there were 280 toilets, today there are 780 toilets and the village has been declared open defecation free (ODF) ...
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Jaipur Celebrates As City’s Open Defecation Free Status Gets Official Stamp Of Approval

Over 200 public toilets in Jaipur have resulted in the city becoming ODF
News Open Defecation Free Rajasthan
Over 18,000 individual household toilets and 200 public and community toilets have been built in Jaipur in four years, resulting in the city attaining open defecation free status ...
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Rajasthan, Gujarat Can Reduce Dust Pollution Through Afforestation Of Marginal Lands: TERI

Air Pollution: Increasing green cover in northwestern parts of the country can help reduce dust pollution in Delhi according to a report
Air Pollution Delhi Gujarat News Rajasthan
Considering that dust in Delhi mainly comes from northwestern parts of the country, increasing the green cover in states likes Gujarat and Rajasthan will reduce the overall dust pollution in the capital ...
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Menstrual Hygiene: Rajasthan’s New Campaign Encourages Women To Break Menstruation Taboos

The new campaign in Rajasthan will aim to break taboos around menstruation
Menstrual Hygiene News Rajasthan
From educating women about hygienic practices during periods to investing in research and development of low cost sanitary pads, Rajasthan government's new initiative covers it all ...
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