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Jhajjar Power and CII Foundation’s Crop Residue Management initiative led to 80% decrease in stubble burning in Haryana

Jhajjar Power and CII Foundation’s Crop Residue Management initiative led to 80% decrease in stubble burning in Haryana

Kolkata, Dec 07 (UNI) CII Foundation and Jhajjar Power Limited (JPL) have joined hands to reduce crop residue burning in Rohtak, Fatehabad and Sirsa districts of Haryana, providing support to 6,000 farmers.
The two-year program that began last year in 6 villages, now covers 16 villages. The program aimed at bringing about a behavioural change among farmers to give up the practice of burning residual straw in their farms to restrict particulate emissions and enable them to adopt straw management and farm practices that are sustainable and eco-friendly.

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Alzheimer's Estimated To Aggravate In Next 25 years: Dr Purohit

22 Sep 2021 | 9:08 PM

Kolkata, Sep 22 (UNI) The lifespan in India is now around 60 years and in the next 25 years, Alzheimer’s is estimated to become a serious problem.

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RJD will win both seats in assembly byelections :Lalu

RJD will win both seats in assembly byelections :Lalu

22 Sep 2021 | 9:03 PM

Patna, Sep 22 (UNI) RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav today claimed that his party would win both the seats during by elections to be held for the state assembly.

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14 including LJP leader get life term in scribe Vikas Ranjan murder case

22 Sep 2021 | 9:03 PM

Samastipur, Sep 22 (UNI) Additional district and sessions judge (first) Rajiv Ranjan Sahay today awarded life imprisonment to 14 accused including leader of Lok Janshakti Party in connection with Scribe Vikas Ranjan murder case.

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Chief Minister Hemant Soren launches Sona-Sobran Dhoti Saree Distribution Scheme from Dumka

22 Sep 2021 | 8:50 PM

Dumka, Sep 22 (UNI) Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Wednesday said that development of all sections of the state including the poor, farmers, women, youth, elderly, scheduled tribes, scheduled tribes, minorities, backward classes and businessmen is the top priority of the government.
Speaking after launching the Sona Sobran Dhoti Saree Distribution Scheme at Police Lines here he said that every day the government is moving forward with a new action plan. He said that many welfare schemes have been started and people can avail benefits by joining these schemes.
He said Lakhs of BPL holders of the state will get benefit from this scheme as the government has made a provision of Rs 500 crore for this scheme. Beneficiaries will be given Dhoti Saree or Lungi under this scheme twice a year, he said.

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Mamata calls upon electorate to cast vote 100 per cent in

22 Sep 2021 | 8:48 PM

favour of her to remain CM
Kolkata, Sep 22 (UNI) Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on
Wednesday called upon the
electorate to cast vote 100 per cent in favour of her to remain in the
post of chief minister so that she can
continue to spearhead the movement against NRC, CAA, notebandi and the BJP.

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