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Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh Is Open Defecation Free But People Still Prefer ”Fresh Air”

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News Open Defecation Free Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh was declared 100 per cent open defecation free (ODF) in January this year - open defecation continues to remain a sordid reality in most villages ...
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Tackling Plastic Waste: India’s Largest ‘Charkha’ Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida

Tackling Plastic Waste: India's Largest 'Charkha' Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida
News Plastic Waste Uttar Pradesh
According to Noida Authority CEO Ritu Maheshwari, the ‘Charkha’ (spinning wheel) inaugurated to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatama Gandhi, has been recognised by India Book of Records as the largest made of used plastic waste in the country ...
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Plastic Ban: Outlets Of Several Large Food, Beverage Chains In Nodia Fined For Using Banned Plastic Materials

Plastic Ban: Outlets Of Several Large Food, Beverage Chains In Nodia Fined For Using Banned Plastic Materials
News Plastic Ban Plastic Waste Uttar Pradesh
The Noida Authority said that a fine ranging between Rs. 500 and Rs. 50,000each was imposed on several food and beverage outlets in a bid to reduce the use of single-used plastic items ...
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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River

‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River
News Rivers Of India Uttar Pradesh
On the occasion of World Rivers Day, environmentalists prepared a charter of demands to be presented to the government seeking steps to rejuvenate the river Yamuna including setting up of a central rivers authority and national rivers policy ...
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Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution

Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution
News Plastic Waste Uttar Pradesh
Noida Authority has taken a step towards better waste management by including the use of plastic waste in the construction of roads instead of discarding in the landfills ...
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Breastfeeding Cubicles To Be Set Up At All Bus Stations Across Uttar Pradesh

Breastfeeding Cubicles To Be Set Up At All Bus Stations Across Uttar Pradesh
Breastfeeding News
To protect the ‘honour and dignity’ of all lactating mothers and newborns travelling through Uttar Pradesh State Roadways Transport Corporation buses, the corporation has announced that they will construct the baby feeding cubicles in next 3 months on priority basis ...
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District Magistrate In Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur Cleans Drains, Launches Week Long Cleanliness Campaign

District Magistrate In Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur Cleans Drains, Launches Week Long Cleanliness Campaign
News Uttar Pradesh
Anjaneya Kumar Singh, the District Magistrate (DM) of Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, set an example by engaging in the cleaning of drains in the town ...
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30 km From Delhi, 5 Men Die While Cleaning A Sewer

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Manual Scavenging News Uttar Pradesh
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of Rs. 10 lakh each for the family members of the workers who died, a government statement said ...
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Tree Plantation Drive Across Uttar Pradesh: Over 10 Lakh Saplings Planted Across Noida, And Greater Noida

Tree Plantation Drive Across Uttar Pradesh: Over 10 Lakh Saplings Planted Across Noida, And Greater Noida
News Uttar Pradesh
Over 10,67,000 saplings were planted across Noida and Greater Noida as Gautam Buddh Nagar participated in an afforestation campaign carried out across Uttar Pradesh ...
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Rakhis’ Made From Cow Dung At This Cow Shelter In Uttar Pradesh

Rakhis' Made From Cow Dung At This Cow Shelter In Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh Waste Warriors Of India
Shri Krishna Gaushala in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnore which houses more than 117 cows is using cow dung, and eco-friendly colours to produce green rakhis ...
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‘Paper Queen’, Scottish-Indian Entrepreneur And Philanthropist To Help Clean Yamuna

'Paper Queen', Scottish-Indian Entrepreneur And Philanthropist To Help Clean Yamuna
News Yamuna Clean-Up
Scottish-Indian entrepreneur and renowned philanthropist Poonam Gupta wishes to help in cleaning river Yamuna which along with the Taj Mahal are the true "pahchaan" (identity) of India ...
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Door-To-Door Solid Waste Collection In More Than 91 Per Cent Of Households In Agra, UP Government Tells NGT

Door-To-Door Solid Waste Collection In 91% Agra Households, UP Government To NGT
News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal had earlier said that the major cause of pollution in Yamuna river at Agra is dumping of garbage and sewage in the river and also noted that solid waste is being burnt in open on road, heaps of garbage is lying unattended and drains are being choked with garbage ...
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