Zero Waste Plan - the need of the hour
A Zero Waste Plan focuses on immediate responses to dealing with littering, indiscriminate dumping, waste burning etc., contributing to reduction in air pollution, water pollution and in the waste load going for dumping. It takes care of both bio-degradable and non-biodegradable waste, leaving little waste for the landfills.
To engage migrant workers that have returned from other States to Sitamarhi District in Bihar, handwashing campaigns have been held, the activity contributing to making people aware of the proper techniques of handwashing to protect themselves from the spread of coronavirus infection.
- Hygiene and Handwashing
The Department of Water Supply and Sanitation, Government of Punjab has initiated various emergency measures and ramped up infrastructure facilities to handle patients in case of a flare-up in COVID-19 cases.
- Administrative and Financial Streamlining, Hygiene and Handwashing