Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan launches COVID-19 National Teleconsultation Centre at AIIMS, New Delhi on 28 March, 2020.
The bursting of firecrackers and different kinds of Indian and Chinese-made crackers add the proverbial fuel to Delhi’s air pollution fire.
The current sewage generation for Delhi is 327 crore litres per day against the existing treatment capacity of 276 crore litres per day.
What’s unique about Delhi’s winter woes is the mix of rural and urban pollution. Much of it comes from farms in the nearby states.
Below is the full text of the speech delivered by the Environment Minister at COP 24.
An Asthma Manual for Schools was also launched looking at the rising incidents of this disease in school children in Delhi NCR.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan and Imran Hussain at the launch of the Delhi Clean Air Campaign in New Delhi on November 01, 2018.
Various Eco-friendly measures are being taken up by religious institutions to help India become cleaner and more sustainable.
Environment Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan addressing at the inauguration of the ENVITHON (Mini-Marathon) as part of the World Environment Day celebrations in New Delhi on June 03, 2018. The event was joined by a gathering of more than 10,000 school children from nearly 200 schools of Delhi NCR.
While addressing the gathering of cycling enthusiasts and environmentalists, Shri Naidu advocated that cycling is the best and cheapest form of exercise to keep ourselves healthy and people must be encouraged to adopt such environment friendly mode of transport.
This Environmental Internship is as part of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Internship Scheme which is aimed at allowing young academic talent to be associated with the Ministry’s work for mutual benefit.
Speaking after launching the Mobile App of Green Skill Development Programme (GSDP) at the Ministry premises in New Delhi, Dr. Harsh Vardhan pointed out that more than 30 programmes have been identified, which will be conducted in 84 institutions across the country.