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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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BJP requests Gadkari to resolve major issues pertaining to the Road in Andaman

11 Aug 2022 | 8:19 PM

Port Blair, Aug 11 (UNI) Ajoy Bairagi the State President, BJP of Andaman and Nicobar Islands sought the attention of Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways, regarding
major issues pertaining to the Road, Highway and Bridge infrastructure being developed in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

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Meghalaya to construct 300 new health sub centres

11 Aug 2022 | 8:14 PM

Selsella (Meghalaya), Aug 11 (UNI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Thursday said that the government has proposed to construct 300 new health sub centres.

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Meghalaya government disbursed over Rs 1000 crore to farming communities

11 Aug 2022 | 8:12 PM

Ampati (Meghalaya), Aug 11 (UNI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday said that over Rs 1000 crore has been disbursed to farming communities in the State through different welfare schemes including Farmer’s Collectivisation for Upscaling Production and Marketing Systems (FOCUS) programme in the last four years.

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Lord Alarnath temple to be developed for pilgrims, tourists, sevayats

11 Aug 2022 | 8:09 PM

Bhubaneswar, Aug 11 (UNI) The famous Alarnath temple at Brahmagiri, located 20 kms away from Puri, will be developed with proper facilities for the pilgrims, tourists and sevayats.

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Nitish has no mass base, BJP dares JD(U) to contest alone

11 Aug 2022 | 8:07 PM

Patna, Aug 11(UNI) BJP on Thursday questioned the mass base of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar aspiring to become Prime Minister and dared his party JD(U) to contest alone next 2024 Lok
Sabha elections.

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