Have been deputed only to spread awareness, maintains Gurdaspur DC
Stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana is a major cause of air pollution not only in the two states but also in the national capital.
As many as 3,942 dengue cases were reported in the state from January 1 to October 10 this year. Of this around 159 dengue cases were reported in Phagwara.
The Centre Thursday appealed to neighbouring states like Haryana and Punjab to work with full sincerity and responsibility in persuading farmers not to burn paddy stubble in order to check pollutio
Sharp jump in crop residue burning in Punjab, Haryana in last 10 days.
Chandigarh: Brick kilns across Punjab would now not stop their operations as ordered by the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) earlier.
PATIALA: The Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) said on Saturday that vehicular and industrial emissions were the main cause of pollution in the national capital region (NCR) of Delhi, and not f
With around 2,500 confirmed dengue cases reported already, the state is in the severe grip of the vector-borne disease.
Most farmer outfits have announced that crop residue would be set on fire to clear the fields.
The Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) and the Punjab Plastic Waste Management Society (PPWMS) on Tuesday launched a five-year programme for effectively managing post-consumer multi-layered pack
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