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Survey to map Himalayan springs soon

As a part of the government’s plan to revive natural sources of water in the hilly region, drones would be deployed to map all the springs in the Himalayan region. Destinations such as Shimla, Mussorie, Nainital and even Gangtok often face acute water crisis.

Modi at UNCCD COP14: Plastic waste is going to render land unfit for agriculture

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of high-level segment meeting at the Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) emphasised on the impact of plastic waste on environment and especially the productivity of the land. Watch!

Modi at UNCCD COP14: India is committed to per drop more crop to better land quality

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of high-level segment meeting at the Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) elaborated on the initiatives taken by his government to address land degradation and enhance productivity. Watch! (Video Courtesy: Narendra Modi/Youtube)

Modi at UNCCD COP14: Call for Global Water Action Agenda to address land degradation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, speaking at the inauguration of high-level segment meeting at the Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) spoke about the urgent need for a Global Water Action Agenda to arrest desertification of land world wide. Watch! (Video Courtesy: Narendra Modi/Youtube)

Modi at UNCCD COP14: India committed to address main concerns of Rio Convention

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of high-level segment meeting at the Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) emphasised on India's commitment to climate change issues and the three main concerns of Rio Convention. Watch! (Video Courtesy: Narendra Modi/Youtube)

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