Question raised in Rajya Sabha on Acute Malnutrition in India, 28/11/2019. As per the report of Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey (CNNS) conducted by UNICEF during 2016-18, prevalence of severe acute malnutrition among children is 4.9%, which indicates further reduction when compared to the levels reported by NFHS-4 as 7.4%.

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on Eradication of manual scavenging, 27/11/2019.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Effect of Climate Change on Coal Industry, 27/11/2019. The Government has not conducted any study/survey on the effect of climate change agreements on coal industry in India.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Effect of Climate Change on Coal Industry, 27/11/2019. The Government has not conducted any study/survey on the effect of climate change agreements on coal industry in India.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Cases of Illegal Mining, 27/11/2019.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Ban on Sand Mining, 27/11/2019. Ministry of Mines has prepared a ‘Sand Mining Framework’ in consultation with Mining Departments of the States incorporating best practices amongst States and suggestions based on the objectives of sustainability, availability, affordability and transparency in sand mining.

The Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019 was introduced in Lok Sabha by the Minister of State for Shipping, on November 25, 2019. The Bill restricts the use of hazardous material on ships and regulates the recycling of ships.

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on Effect of climate change on paddy cultivation, 25/11/2019.

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on Economic loss due to air pollution, 25/11/2019. As per CAAQMS data, 24-hourly average for PM2.5 concentration ranged between 109-486 µg/m3 in the first week of November.

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on Dilution of penalties under MV Act, 25/11/2019.

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