Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu launches ‘Segregation of Municipal Waste at Source Initiative for NCR'

Posted on:06 Jun 2017 10:48:00
Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu launches ‘Segregation of Municipal Waste at Source Initiative for NCR'
06 June 2017 Current Affairs:

  • On the occasion of World Environment Day, the Union Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu launched a campaign on source segregation of municipal waste for National Capital Region (NCR).

  • The incorrect disposal and burning of solid waste result in the emission of climate change causing Greenhouse gases like Methane and Carbon Dioxide to the tune of 12.69 million tons of Carbon Dioxide in the country per year.

  • The Minister released a special edition of Diamond Toons Comic titled ‘Chacha Chaudhary & Swachh Bharat’. The comic book depicts cartoons with a message pertaining to solid waste management. 


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