NCAP to play crucial role to address air pollution: Minister

NCAP to play crucial role to address air pollution: Minister

The National Clean Air Programme (NCAP), which proposes multiple strategies to combat air pollution, is estimated to cost Rs 637 crore, the environment ministry today said, with its Minister of State Mahesh Sharma asserting that the plan is expected to play a “crucial” role in addressing the menace.

Harsh Vardhan-led Indian delegation participates in CEM8 in Beijing

Harsh Vardhan-led Indian delegation participates in CEM8 in Beijing

An Indian delegation led by Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and environment, Forest & Climate Change will be participating in the Second Mission Innovation and eighth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM8) along with senior officials from the ministry starting from today in Beijing, China.