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India’s Coastline Erosion

The Ministry of Earth Sciences has recently informed the Lok Sabha that out of the 6,907.18 km long Indian coastline in the mainland, around 34 per cent is facing erosion, 26 per cent of it is of an accreting nature, and the rest 40 per cent is in a stable state. Overview: Since 1990, shoreline ..

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Quami Waqf Boards Taraqqiati Scheme

Union Ministry of Minority Affairs’ have revised the deadline for long-delayed project to geotag all Waqf properties across India, from March 2022 to November 2023. Key Facts This project was started in 2017 under the ‘Quami Waqf Boards Taraqqiati Scheme’. Central Waqf Council, New Delhi is the Nodal Agency for implementation of this Scheme. This ..

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