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In Parliament on March 9, 2017

From illegal mining, Ganga's pollutant and their regulation, to the disposal of solid waste, many environment-related issues were raised in the Parliament today

 
By DTE Staff
Last Updated: Friday 10 March 2017 | 05:47:59 AM

Questions were raised over the pollutants that contaminate river Ganga (Credit: Katjusa Cisar/Flickr)

A selection of questions/answers, debates, reports and statistics on environment and development discussed during the second budget session of the Parliament on March 9.

Climate Change

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/reports-documents/question-raised-lok-sabha-impact-climate-change-water-resources-09032017

Health

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Water-related Diseases
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/data-statistics/question-raised-lok-sabha-water-related-diseases-09032017

Mining

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Registered and Illegal Mines

http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/data-statistics/question-raised-lok-sabha-registered-and-illegal-mines-09032017

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Reforms in Mining Sector
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/reports-documents/question-raised-lok-sabha-reforms-mining-sector-09032017

Natural Disasters

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Flood Management Projects
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/data-statistics/question-raised-lok-sabha-flood-management-projects-09032017

Sanitation

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Sanitation Standard
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/reports-documents/question-raised-lok-sabha-sanitation-standard-09032017

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Sewage Generation
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/reports-documents/question-raised-lok-sabha-sewage-generation-09032017

Solid Waste

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Disposal of Waste
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/reports-documents/question-raised-lok-sabha-disposal-waste-09032017

Water Pollution

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Discharge of Sewage into Ganga River
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/reports-documents/question-raised-lok-sabha-discharge-sewage-ganga-river-09032017

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Fluoride and Arsenic in Drinking Water
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/data-statistics/question-raised-lok-sabha-fluoride-and-arsenic-drinking-water-09032017

Water Resources

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Inter-State River Water Sharing Disputes
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/reports-documents/question-raised-lok-sabha-inter-state-river-water-sharing-disputes-09032017

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Inter-Linking of Rivers
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/data-statistics/question-raised-lok-sabha-inter-linking-rivers-09032017

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