Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar acquired electric vehicles for himself and his ministry saying it was their duty to relieve the people of contaminated air.
Prakash Javadekar's remarks came a day after the opposition parties alleged that some trees on the campus of Sir Parshuram College in Pune city were chopped for PM Modi's rally on October 17.
After banning single-use plastic in six cities last year, the State Government on Tuesday announced extension of the prohibitory order to all urban areas from October 2.
Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said that rules and regulations need to be framed in a manner to encourage common people to come forward to plants trees.
Reddy, who attended the State Forest Ministers Conference conducted by Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar in Delhi on Thursday, said this was for the first time that such a huge Campa fund w
Tamil Nadu Environment Minister threatens to nab pollution causing unitholders under Maintenance of Internal Security Act
The minister later said that a plan was being prepared to check future river pollution. “Such a scheme would be enforced step by step.
The issue cropped up during the question hour with BJD members criticising the State Government for ignoring such an important issue.
A mob vandalised a temple after a fight broke out over parking of a two-wheeler at Lal Kuan area under Hauz Qazi police station on Sunday night.
Kadam also reviewed the state's preparedness to strictly enforce the ban at a high-level meeting of officials from the state pollution board.
Now about 1,000 km southwest of Gujarat's Surat, Cyclone Ockhi is likely to move in northeasterly direction and gradually weaken, according to Union Environment Ministry.
Anil Dave reiterated Centre's stand that decision on Jallikattu is pending with the Supreme Court but assured AIADMK MPs that he will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the issue.