Dadupur Nalvi canal issue dominates Haryana Assy

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The shelving of the DadupurNalvi canal scheme dominated the second day proceedings of the Haryana Assembly today, with the BJP government accusing the previous Congress dispensation for making the irrigation project “unfeasible”. However, opposition parties, the Congress and the INLD, stepped up their attack against the treasury benches for scrapping the […]

As air quality worsens, Punjab pollution board urges farmers not to burn stubble

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh With deterioration in Punjab’s air quality index due to stubble burning causing concern, the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) on Tuesday urged farmers to conserve paddy straw in a scientific manner rather than recklessly burning it. Punjab’s Principal Secretary, Science & Technology Roshan Sunkaria said: “The Air Quality Index has deteriorated […]