Dumping(Search results - 33)
India5, Aug 2020, 3:44 PM
Adequate steps not taken against waste dumping in Yamuna at Vrindavan, says NGT
The directions came while hearing of a plea by seer Madhumangal Shukla who had approached NGT against ‘illegal’ and ‘unregulated’ disposal of solid waste in Vrindavan
India21, Jul 2020, 4:18 PM
Viral video: Why did Maharashtra farmers dump thousands of litres of milk on road?
A video went viral on social media where a group of farmers was seen dumping litres of milk on the road as a sign of protest in Maharashtra
India21, Apr 2020, 7:19 PM
Coronavirus: West Bengal government doctors dump used PPEs in bin
A team of five doctors of a government-run hospital in West Bengal's Birbhum district has been accused of dumping the PPEs in the bin. Those PPEs were used while treating people in coronavirus quarantine centre.
India18, Feb 2020, 12:36 PM
Karnataka CM thanks Kerala counterpart for initiating action against bio-medical, bio-wastes dumping
Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa released a statement thanking Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan and stated that he would like to thank the latter for his prompt reaction and response to initiate legal action against the dumpers of bio-medical and bio-waste in districts neighbouring Kerala
India17, Feb 2020, 6:51 PM
Another lake dying in Bengaluru, thanks to illegal dumping of construction debris
Residents of Doddakanahalli, Halanayakanahalli and surrounding areas live with the fear that a lake measuring 80 acres is turning more into a construction debris zone. Recently, a heap of debris measuring 15 feet in height was dumped.
India27, Nov 2019, 2:44 PM
Marshals guard Bengaluru lakes; keep a check on waste dumpers, impose penalty
Bengaluru’s municipal bodies have Finally woken up after the National Green Tribunal (NGT) guideline order. 21 marshalls have been deployed, and CCTV cameras have been installed. Fencing too is underway. With such vigilance, tractors and vehicles plying near the lake bed with commuters dumping waste are caught and penalty is being imposed to send a clear message that no one can damage Varthur and Bellanduru lake and water bodies in the city.
India31, Oct 2019, 5:35 PM
What a waste! These Bengaluru residents dread festivals
Post Deepawali, medians and footpaths in Koramangala have turned into dumping spots for wet waste. Traders selling tons of plantain stems, flowers, pumpkins and others have left them behind post the festival. Since BBMP failed to clear the waste and the muck, school authorities have taken it upon themselves to clear the mess for the sake of students’ safety.
India24, Oct 2019, 3:42 PM
BBMP turns quarries into parks, to convert landfill into golf course
After years of making life miserable for residents of villages near the city by dumping mixed solid waste into quarries, the BBMP's is now turning the same into parks. The two-acre area known as Bagaluru quarry from where a smell would emanate, has now become a lung space. According to BBMP, the Bellahalli quarry pit is next on the list and Mandur landfill will be turned into a golf course.
India15, Oct 2019, 3:27 PM
Whose responsibility is it? Bengaluru Metro medians, pillars become favourite dumping grounds
It is always BBMP who is blamed for the issue of solid waste management, but there are other stakeholders like BMRCL who are supposed to be responsible. The medians and pillars of Namma Metro which is a source for revenue through advertisements could do with a makeover as these places are now dumping points for garbage such as unwanted household items, construction debris, etc
NEWS12, Sep 2019, 5:14 PM
Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun's ward begs for relief; Jayanagar far from being benchmark
Out of 198 wards, Jayanagar, represented by Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun should have been a model. However, her ward faces issues of garbage dumping on streets, animal waste, stray dog and mosquito menace. Despite being the first citizen, the opposition alleges, she has been unable to mobilize funds and take up any remarkable project under her tenure that will end on September 28
NEWS25, Jun 2019, 6:12 PM
Garbage dumping: Bengaluru’s Belahalli suffers due to BBMP inaction
Jakkur corporator KA Munindra Kumar and BJP MLA SR Vishwanath decided not to allow garbage trucks to enter the quarry and dump the trash in Bengaluru
NEWS27, Mar 2019, 9:44 AM
Garbage dump near Bengaluru’s Varthur Lake catches fire
A massive fire engulfed a private land-turned-garbage dumping spot close to the Varthur Lake in southeastern Bengaluru on Tuesday evening
NEWS16, Mar 2019, 3:14 PM
Bengaluru Metro pillars and medians become new garbage dumping points
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s (BBMP) failure in tackling its 3000 tonnes plus garbage seems to have inspired the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation limited (BMRCL) which has failed in keeping its surroundings clean. Its pillars and medians have now turned into dump yards for garbage and construction waste