Health hazard

Landfill sites pose health hazard and national shame: L-G Saxena

In a Twitter post, L-G Saxena shared a poster bearing a tagline — ‘The challenge we have inherited since years! Let’s come together to overcome it’.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Coughing up woes at Bhalswa landfill yard 

Breathing issues, cough, fever, skin rashes, tuberculosis (TB), upset stomach, diarrhoea are some of the issues that the residents near Bhalswa landfill yard have been witnessing on a daily basis.

published on : 6th June 2022

NGT directs state pollution bodies to file reports on e-waste recycling industries

Nearly 100-200 "Red category" and highly polluting units are illegally operating in the Sarurpur Industrial area which burns approximately 40-50 tons of E-Waste daily which has made the region toxic.

published on : 8th February 2022

Doctors say severe respiratory cases on rise in Delhi amid hazardous air pollution levels

Doctors say there has been a '30 to 40 per cent increase' in the number of people coming to hospitals with respiratory problems.

published on : 14th November 2021