Category PIB

India-Indonesia Coordinated Patrol

• INS Kulish, a Kora class Missile Corvette and one Dornier Maritime Patrol Aircraft of the Andaman and Nicobar Command arrived at Belawan, Indonesia for the closing ceremony of the 31st edition of the India – Indonesia Coordinated Petrol (IND-INDO…

IRCTC introduces eco-friendly packaging

• On the eve of World Environment Day, IRCTC launched its trial run of environment-friendly bagasse based food packaging on 8 select Shatabdis and Rajdhanis originating from New Delhi. • Passengers in these trains will be served meals on eco-friendly…

Ganga Praharis to protect River Ganga

• A new grassroots-level volunteer workforce, called Ganga Praharis, has been assembled to protect the biodiversity of river Ganga. There are 427 trained volunteers in the workforce and they are spread over Ganga basin states of Uttarakhand, UP, Jharkhand, Bihar…

Seminar on Water and Sanitation

• While India is making significant strides in Water and Sanitation Sector, what is needed is holistic and integrated approach and public participation in the sustainability of outcomes opined various experts at the two-day thematic seminar on Water and Sanitation…