Water in India continues to be extremely polluted and unsafe.
Linkages between water security and socio-economic growth
Air pollution killed 16.7 lakh Indians and led to an economic loss of Rs.
Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan had a low impact in making Maharashtra drought free: CAG
Government prepares strict directives to prevent groundwater wastage
There aren’t many studies on understanding the socio-economic impact of river pollution, and the handful of those available miss out on capturing the voices of the local communities who are most affected by river pollution.
When migrants headed home after Covid-19 lockdown 1.0, Sarojini was suddenly caught off-guard. She decided against moving, after an initial urge to leave for her village in Samastipur, Bihar. Her two sons stay with her at Delhi, doing daily wage labour work, while she works as a domestic help.
CPCB releases guidelines to handle COVID-19 biomedical waste