Page-3 of Quality Council of India Current Affairs, GK & News
The Quality Council of India undertook a survey on the status of sanitation across cities and towns on the bank of River Ganga for the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. There are 39 towns on the banks of river in West Bengal, 20 in Uttar Pradesh, 17 in Bihar and 14 and two towns ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Topics: Bihar • Jharkhand • Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs • Municipal solid waste • National Quality Campaign • Quality Council of India • River Ganga • Survey on sanitation • Uttarakhand • West Bengal
The Airports Authority of India has banned the single-use plastic items at its 129 airports across the country. The Airports Authority of India has initiated numerous steps like banning of single-use plastic items like straws, plastic cutlery, plastic plates etc. The AAI has already declared 16 of its airports as “Single-Use Plastic Free” based on the third-party assessment ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Airports Authority of India • Airports Authority of India Act 1994 • International Airports Authority of India • National Airports Authority • Quality Council of India • single-use plastic items
Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs conducts the ‘Swachh Survekshan survey’. The ministry has released the rankings of the cities based on the survey. The Swachh Survekshan 2018 assessed 4,203 urban local bodies and broadened the scope to cover a record number of urban local bodies, which impacted 400 million urban citizens involving over 2,700 ..
Topics: Cleaning • India • Indore • Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs • Quality Council of India • sanitation • Smart cities in India • Swachh Bharat Mission • Swachh Survekshan • Water supply and sanitation in India
Indore has been ranked India’s first cleanest city, as per latest survey ‘Swachh Survekshan-2018’. Bhopal has been ranked second and Chandigarh third in the survey at the national level. Besides, Vijaywada in Andhra Pradesh is India’s cleanest big city with a population of over 10 lakh. Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh is ‘Fastest Mover’ big city. ..
Topics: Chandigarh • Cleaning • India • Indore • Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs • New Delhi • Quality Council of India • sanitation • Swachh Bharat Mission • Swachh Survekshan • Water supply and sanitation in India
The Union Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has released Swachh Survekshan Gramin 2017, third party survey report to assess the progress Swachh Bharat Mission in rural India The survey was undertaken by the Quality Council of India (QCI) between May and June 2017 to take into account status of rural sanitation in all States ..