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Water Conservation

Students In 10 Coastal States Clean 50 Beaches Under Centre’s Week Long Mass Clean Up Drive

Students In 10 Coastal States Clean 50 Beaches Under Centre’s Week Long Mass Clean Up Drive
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For the on-going beach clean-up drive, the centre has directed district administration in 10 coastal states to ensure participation of at least 200 students from each district ...
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Gujarat Ranked First In Water Management: NITI Aayog Report

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Releasing the second edition of the Composite Water Management Index, the government think tank said that 80% of states assessed on the Index over the last three years have improved their water management scores, with an average improvement of +5.2 points ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods

Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods
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The Waterman of India, Dr. Rajendra Singh who has transformed the drought-prone landscapes of Rajasthan into flourishing eco-systems, through indigenous water harvesting methods talks about river pollution, and aspirations to revive the dried-up water bodies across the country ...
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Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated

Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated
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As part of the Yamuna flood plains water storage project, artificial reservoirs are being created on the Yamuna flood plains, to collect floodwater and recharge groundwater ...
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Over 3.5 Lakh Water Conservation Measures Taken Up Under Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Says Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha

Over 3.5 Lakh Water Conservation Measures Taken Up Under Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Says Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha
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Chairing the review, Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha listed the efforts by the Jal Shakti Abhiyan which include 1.54 lakh water conservation and rainwater harvesting measures and 20,000 rejuvenation of traditional water bodies among others ...
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Level Of Toxic Matters Going Up In Rivers, Chemical Fertilisers Contaminating Groundwater: Central Government

Level Of Toxic Matters Going Up In Rivers, Chemical Fertilisers Contaminating Groundwater: Central Government
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As per the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, groundwater contamination in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Odisha is at alarming level and only 37 per cent of sewage water was being treated in the country before entering into the rivers ...
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Over Rs. 5,800 Crore Sanctioned For Cleaning 34 Polluted Rivers: Ministry Of Environment

Over Rs. 5,800 Crore Sanctioned For Cleaning 34 Polluted Rivers: Ministry Of Environment
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Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Babul Supriyo told the parliament that 351 stretches of polluted rivers have been identified by Central Pollution Control Board which will be cleaned under the National River Conservation Plan ...
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Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai

Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai
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’99 per cent of the wells in Mumbai have dried up’, says 40-year-old Subhajit Mukherjee, a resident of Kandivali in Mumbai, who has come up with a cost-effective solution to conserve rainwater and recharge ground water ...
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Budget 2019: As Water Crisis Intensifies, Allocation For Drinking Water Increased But For Ganga And Other River Conservation Cut

Budget 2019: As Water Crisis Intensifies, Allocation For Drinking Water Increased But For Ganga And Other River Conservation Cut
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The government has launched ‘Jal Jeevan Mission’ to ensure drinking water to all by 2024, however, it slashed budget for major schemes for the conservation of water sources like National Ganga Plan, National River Conservation Groundwater Management ...
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Water Conservation: Government Mapping Fast-Depleting Groundwater Reserves Across The Country

Water Conservation: Government Mapping Fast-Depleting Groundwater Reserves Across The Country
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As per the Government of India, mapping of groundwater would be useful in formulating policy regarding water conservation and careful utilisation of groundwater reserves ...
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This NGO In Chandrapur Is Educating People About Importance Of Water Conservation

This NGO In Chandrapur Is Educating People About Importance Of Water Conservation
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Chandrapur is one of the hottest cities in the country and an NGO named ECO-PRO is inspiring people to conserve water in the city with a rainwater harvesting awareness campaign ...
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‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project

‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project
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The Delhi cabinet, chaired by the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, approved the project for water conservation in the River Yamuna floodplains ...
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