One of the most pressing environmental issues of today is plastic pollution with much of it stemming from the rapidly increasing production of disposable plastic products. To address this, Mr. R K Pruthi, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Sirmaur district in Himachal Pradesh has found novel ways of utilising non-biodegradable waste that is being accumulated in the district.
- Solid and Liquid Waste Management
With a view to curtailing crime in Chinna Chelmeda village of Munipally mandal in Sangareddy district of Telangana, four CCTVs had been set up at different points in the village. The gadgets are now serving a dual purpose as they have stopped people from defecating in the open.