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ULBs to get more garbage transfer stations

As a part of the initiative, three garbage bins will be provided to each household in all the ULBs so that the waste is segregated right at the source.

published on : 20th May 2021

Activists raise red flag over transferring of waste to dumpyard near reserve forest

The mountains of garbage in the waste transfer station along the Pallavaram-Thoraipakkam Radial Road were causing severe health issues to commuters and residents nearby.

published on : 1st May 2021

Two weeks of clean-up: Three tonnes of garbage cleared from Korattur lake

Like-minded nature conservationists from the area began a 52-week challenge on April 11 and have been cleaning the polluted lake ever since.

published on : 24th April 2021

Clear city of garbage or face action: Hyderabad Mayor

She directed the GHMC officials to clear the garbage and warned of strict action against erring staff of GHMC’s health and sanitation wing.

published on : 19th April 2021

Plea filed on alleged garbage dumping

The resident alleged that the area has become a hub for stray dogs and scavengers besides being infested with mosquitoes, insects and worms.

published on : 13th April 2021

Official apathy forces citizens to turn sanitation workers in Telangana's Jagtial town

According to denizens, though the situation has been the same for quite some time now, the authorities have not taken any steps to find a permanent solution for the menace.

published on : 22nd March 2021

What if our waste hits us back?

Think too of the millions of aluminium coated packets of chips, and crisps, khatta meetha mixtures and chivda.

published on : 21st March 2021

Civic staff raise a stink over garbage crisis

Removal of garbage bins in city leaves sanitation workers to pick up decaying, putrid waste with their bare hands

published on : 13th March 2021

Litter, litter everywhere as Hyderabad turns bin-free

According to the GHMC, soon garbage will be lifted twice-thrice a day, instead of once in the morning. 

published on : 11th March 2021

Brahmapuram: Corp to initiate steps to remove legacy waste

With frequent fires posing a threat at the Brahmapuram waste treatment plant, the Kochi corporation is gearing up to remove nearly five lakh cubic metres of legacy waste from the site. 

published on : 11th March 2021

Garbage dumping still rampant across Kochi

 Piles of garbage dumped in public places and empty plots are becoming more rampant in city limits in the last few months.

published on : 10th March 2021

Hope garbage firm doesn’t raise a stink: Experts

Sweeping of streets, maintaining toilets kept out of company’s ambit: BBMP official

published on : 10th March 2021

Relatives are not visiting us fearing stink, Villupuram villagers want dumpyard relocated

Everything has changed for Perambai villagers in the past decade ever since a garbage dumpyard was shifted to an empty land near their houses.

published on : 25th February 2021

Burning of garbage continues near Adyar

However, no action has been taken. “I have seen a local panchayat vehicle dumping heaps of garbage in broad daylight. They later burn it.

published on : 25th February 2021

Posters do the trick, dumping waste on roadside reduces

Speaking to Express, Commissioner S Parthasarathi said that despite collecting waste from the city three times a day, a few have been dumping waste in the open.

published on : 25th February 2021
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