The amount is a part of the Rs 990 crore project – Pollution Abatement of River Mula-Mutha

The project is the brainchild of a Mumbai-based couple Kislay and Sheena Vora, as part of which, Vora and his team go around the city and bandage tree branches.

Testing in Pune was conducted at an open ground recently. “We have submitted our report to the MPCB HQ for further analysis and the results will be declared soon,” MPCB officials said.

The affidavit has put the onus on the unit operators of the 107 stone quarries of villages Wagholi, Bhavadi, Lonikand and Perne.

With the state battling over 4,500 cases of dengue, joint director of health services Dr Kanchan Jagtap is at the helm of affairs and is handling both vector-borne and water-borne diseases, along w

Under Swayam Shikshan Prayog, Urja Sakhis propagate clean and green practices.

On the overall assessment in the environment status report (ESR) of 2015-16, the environment performance index has slightly decreased in the PMC despite conservation efforts.

State disaster management director Suhas Diwase said Maharashtra is among the six states in the coastal area that has been selected for the programme.

PMC health officials have identified 71 mosquito breeding spots in Dhole Patil, which includes areas like Koregaon Park, Bund Garden and Pune Railway Station

Last year too, the Bombay High Court had observed that religious festivals should be celebrated in a meaningful manner so that no inconvenience is caused to others.

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