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West Bengal’s Nadia Is Educating School Students About Menstrual Hygiene Management With One Of A Kind Initiative

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Menstrual Hygiene West Bengal
Pink Flag movement in Nadia, West Bengal, teaches adolescent girls about menstruation through interactive activities like quiz, storytelling, essay competitions among others ...
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Kolkata Firms Told To Cover Construction Areas To Prevent Air Pollution: West Bengal Environment Minister

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Air Pollution News West Bengal
In addition to covering construction areas, to curb the vehicular pollution, 15-year old commercial vehicles were denied entry in Kolkata ...
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Air Pollution: Kolkata’s Air Becomes ‘Severe’ On New Year’s Day, Says West Bengal Pollution Control Board

Air Pollution: Kolkata’s Air Becomes 'Severe' On New Year's Day, Says West Bengal Pollution Control Board
Air Pollution News
According to an official from West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB), one of the key factors for Kolkata’s air quality to deteriorate to severe levels due to pollution caused by bursting of firecrackers to celebrate the New Year ...
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Air Pollution: Air Quality In North Kolkata Reaches ‘Severe’ Level

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Air Pollution News West Bengal
With the air quality index peaking at severe category in the residential areas of north Kolkata, Environmentalist S M Ghosh has blamed open waste burning for the situation ...
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Pollution Control Agency Not Proactive On Kolkata Air Quality: Activists

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Air Pollution West Bengal
Kolkata has been observing air quality oscillating between ‘very poor’ and ‘severe’ for several weeks as Environment activists hold WPCB accountable for inaction ...
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Contempt Petition In NGT Over Pollution In Kolkata Lake During Chhath Puja

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National Green Tribunal News West Bengal
A Plea has been filed against the Chhath Devotees in Kolkata who defied the National Green Tribunal ban against polluting the Rabindra Sarobar lake as they offered prayers and burst crackers by the river to celebrate the festival ...
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National Pollution Prevention Day: ‘Save Green And Stay Clean’, Says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

National Pollution Prevention Day: ‘Save Green And Stay Clean’, Says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
Air Pollution News West Bengal
As high air pollution engulfs Kolkata, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urges people to adopt eco-friendly lifestyle and save trees, on the occasion of the National Pollution Prevention Day ...
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While Delhi Continues To Witness ‘Very Poor’ Air Quality, Kolkata Also Faces Mounting Levels Of Air Pollution

While Delhi Continues To Witness ‘Very Poor’ Air Quality, Kolkata also faces mounting levels of air pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News West Bengal
The Air Quality Index of various cities recorded by Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) shows that Kolkata is facing the menace of mounting pollution levels along with Delhi and experts point out that vehicular and industrial emissions are to be blamed ...
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West Bengal Citizens May Have To Pay Up To Rs. 1 Lakh Fine For Littering, Spitting In Public Places

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News West Bengal
West Bengal government has created a panel to reinforce the existing laws against littering and spitting in the public places ...
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World Toilet Day: West Bengal Is On A Mission To Combat The Menace Of Open Defecation

World Toilet Day: West Bengal Is On A Mission To Combat The Menace Of Open Defecation
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To mark World Toilet Day, people of West Bengal conducted series of activities to spread the message of Swachh Bharat Mission, safe sanitation, behaviour change and sustainability of the achievements made in sanitation so far ...
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National Green Tribunal Ban Flouted For Second Day In Kolkata By Chhath Devotees

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National Green Tribunal West Bengal
Chhath Devotees in Kolkata defy the National Green Tribunal ban against polluting the Rabindra Sarobar lake for the second day as they offer prayers and burst crackers by the river to celebrate the festival ...
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Chhath Puja Celebrated In Kolkata City Lake, Flouting National Green Tribunal Order

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Air Pollution News West Bengal
Thousands of devotees defied the NGT ban and celebrated Chhath Puja at lake Rabindra Sarobar in south Kolkata which is part of the National Lake Conservation Plan of the Government of India ...
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