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Swasth Report Card: Rural Areas In Rajasthan Are Still Lagging Behind In Healthcare

Swasth Report Card: Rural Areas In Rajasthan Are Still Lagging Behind In Healthcare
Malnutrition News Rajasthan Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
A lowdown on Rajasthan’s performance on health parameters and how the state over the years has surpassed the national performance across some indicators while seen a negative trend in other parameters ...
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Safe Mensuration A Basic Human Right Remains Elusive For Many Women Like Rajasthan’s Sabu Devi

Safe Mensuration A Basic Human Right Remains Elusive For Many Women Like Rajasthan's Sabu Devi
Features Menstrual Hygiene News Rajasthan Swasth India Women's Day Special
According to experts, while the distribution of sanitary napkins among young girls is an important start, there is a need to go beyond menstrual products and focus on menstrual health of women from all age groups ...
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Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education

Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education
News Nutrition Rajasthan Swasth India Women's Day Special
Monalisa Padhee, a 31-year-old medical researcher has made it her life's mission to help women in rural areas live healthy lives by educating them about nutrition ...
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17 Students Hospitalised In Ajmer After Consuming Milk During Mid-Day Meal

17 Students Hospitalised In Ajmer After Consuming Milk During Mid-Day Meal
Malnutrition News Rajasthan Swasth India
The students from Arjun Pura Khalsa School were hospitalised after they complained of nausea, diarrhoea and stomach cramps ...
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4000 Saplings Planted In 60 Seconds, A ‘Go-Green’ Initiative In Udaipur Sets Guinness World Record

4000 Samplings Planted In 60 Seconds, A ‘Go-Green’ Initiative In Udaipur Sets Guinness World Record
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The ‘go-green’ initiative was organised by the Prince of Udaipur Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar on the occasion of his birthday, with an aim to make people of Udaipur adopt a plant and encourage them to lead an eco-friendly life ...
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Rajasthan High Court Bans Single-Use Plastic In The Court’s Premises

Rajasthan High Court Bans Single-Use Plastic In The Court's Premises
News Plastic Waste Rajasthan
The single-use plastic ban announced by the Rajasthan High Court will be extended to all courts in the state, High Court Guest Houses, and canteens and restaurants inside the premises of courts ...
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Chalo Anganwadi: The Rural Child Care Centres In Rajasthan Are Taking A Lead To Fight Malnutrition

The Rural Child Care Centres In Rajasthan Are Taking A Lead To Fight Malnutrition
Campaign Highlights Malnutrition Rajasthan Season 6 Highlights Swasth India
In a bid to make people in the rural areas aware about health, sanitation, and nutrition, the state government of Rajasthan has started ‘Chalo Anganwadi’ initiative in collaboration with non-government organisations like Tata Foundation ...
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Green Raksha Bandhan: Seed-Rakhis In Rajasthan To Nurture Earth And Sibling Bonds

Green Raksha Bandhan: Seed-Rakhis In Rajasthan To Nurture Earth And Sibling Bonds
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In a bid to reduce paper and plastic waste generated every year by ‘rakhis’- the sacred thread representing the sibling bond, start-ups are working on manufacturing environment-friendly rakhis which can be grown into trees ...
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Green Campuses, The Next Big Thing In Rajasthan: Education Minister Mandates Tree Plantation In Colleges By Students

Green Campuses, The Next Big Thing In Rajasthan: Education Minister Mandates Tree Plantation In Colleges By Students
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As part of the eco-conservation initiative, Students attending any of the 11 state-run engineering colleges in Rajasthan will be required to plant a sapling and take care of it for the entire duration of course ...
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With Its Intensive Anti-Plastic Drive, Mount Abu Gears Up To Become Plastic Free On This Independence Day

With Its Intensive Anti-Plastic Drive, Mount Abu Gears Up To Become Plastic Free On This Independence Day
News Plastic Waste Rajasthan
In a bid to protect the environment and wildlife from the menace of plastic, Sirohi, Rajasthan administration and city Forest Department have decided to ban plastic and declare the Mount Abu area a plastic-free zone on August 15 for which they have started a 45-day campaign to help the people and shopkeepers prepare for the ban ...
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Deaths Due To Open Defecation Down By Two-Third, Says Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

Deaths Due To Open Defecation Down By Two-Third, Says Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
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The Jal Shakti minister, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat was in Jodhpur to inaugurate a model toilet where he said that five years ago, the figure of deaths due to open defecation stood at three lakh deaths annually, which had come down to one lakh deaths per year now ...
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Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Launches Activities For Water Conservation In Jodhpur

Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Launches Activities For Water Conservation In Jodhpur
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To promote water conservation in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur, Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launched activities like building and cleaning of small ponds for storing rainwater ...
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