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West Bengal Sets Up ‘COVID Warrior Club’ To Help Contain Pandemic

West Bengal Sets Up 'COVID Warrior Club' To Help Contain Pandemic
Coronavirus Outbreak News West Bengal
According to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, at present 60 people who had recovered from the disease, have been enrolled as members of the club, set up at Behrampore in Murshidabad district ...
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Coronavirus Lockdown: This NGO Feeds Meals, Provides Essentials To Forest Dwellers In Sundarbans

Coronavirus Lockdown: This NGO Feeds Meals, Provides Essentials To Forest Dwellers In Sundarbans
Coronavirus Outbreak News Swasth India West Bengal
NGO SOUL distributes cooked foods and sanitary items to tribal people of Sundarbans and daily wage earners in Kolkata who are struggling to survive during the COVID-19 lockdown ...
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From Sanitisation To Surveillance IIT Kharagpur’s Alumni Develops Devices To Fight COVID-19

From Sanitisation To Surveillance IIT Kharagpur's Alumni Develops Devices To Fight COVID-19
Coronavirus Outbreak News Swasth India West Bengal
In a bid to fight against coronavirus, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur alumni have developed a technology that can sanitise large areas more effectively ...
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Swasth Report Of West Bengal: Anaemia In Women And Children Needs Attention

Swasth Report Of West Bengal: Anaemia In Women And Children Needs Attention
News Swasth India Swasth Report Cards West Bengal
Here is a quick lowdown on West Bengal’s performance on vital health parameters and how the state’s healthcare has been able to perform well on some indicators and faces challenges across others ...
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Siliguri Locals Celebrated An Eco-Friendly ‘Chhath Puja’, Built More Than 100 Artificial Ponds

Siliguri Locals Celebrated An Eco-Friendly ‘Chhath Puja’, Built More Than 100 Artificial Ponds
News West Bengal
To celebrate Chhath and prevent pollution of river Mahananda, local people and municipal body of Siliguri district of West Bengal built a number of artificial ponds for the rituals ...
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West Bengal Government And UNICEF Set A Five Step Agenda To Fight Malnutrition In The State

West Bengal Government And UNICEF Set A Five Step Agenda To Fight Malnutrition In The State
Malnutrition News Swasth India West Bengal
The topmost priority in the five-step agenda, laid down by the West Bengal government and UNICEF to address malnutrition, is empowering families, children and young people to demand nutritious food by improving nutrition education ...
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Bengal Forest Officer Creates A Garden Recycling Plastic Bottles, Rubber Tyres

Bengal Forest Officer Creates A Garden Recycling Plastic Bottles, Rubber Tyres
News Plastic Waste West Bengal
West Bengal’s Forest Range Officer Papan Mohanta's experiments have become an inspiration for locals as some schools have also created gardens using plastic waste ...
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Clean Environment, Water And Plastic Waste Dominate Durga Puja Pandal Themes In Kolkata

Kolkata Set To Celebrate Durga Puja With A Green Twist
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Owing to the rising pollution and depleting water levels, Durga puja committees in Kolkata have come up with green themes for their marquees to raise awareness on environment conservation ...
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Plastic Free Siliguri: Get Free Food In Exchange Of 500 Gram Plastic

Plastic Free Siliguri: Get Free Food In Exchange Of 500 Gram Plastic
News West Bengal
The initiative of providing free food in favour of 500 gms of plastic waste has been started by the alumni of Goethals Memorial School and Nishkam Khalsa Sewa ...
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Rain Gods Kind On Bengal But Conservation Must Continue, Says Expert

Rain Gods Kind On Bengal But Conservation Must Continue, Says Expert
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West Bengal Pollution Control Board chairman, Kalyan Rudra stresses on the need for water conservation, saying that groundwater has limited resource and overexploitation will lead to depletion ...
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To Fight Plastic Menace, School Children In Siliguri Organise ‘Unplastic Ploggers Run’ On World Environment Day

To Fight Plastic Menace, School Children In Siliguri Organise 'Unplastic Ploggers Run' On World Environment Day
News West Bengal World Environment Day
More than 300 students collected discarded plastic items in the city as part of a cleanliness drive conducted to mark World Environment Day on June 5 ...
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Ahead Of World Environment Day Siliguri Locals Join Hands To Revive Mahananda – A dying River

Ahead Of World Environment Day Siliguri Locals Join Hands To Revive Mahananda - A dying River
News Rivers Of India West Bengal
According to the Clean Mahananda Campaigners in Siliguri district of West Bengal, human encroachment, illegal sand mining, construction of dams and barrages, sewage and waste dumping and deforestation has brought Mahananda River to the brink of death, terribly affecting the ecosystem of the water body ...
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