India's first carbon neutral village to be developed in Bhiwandi taluka of Thane district
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Union Minister of State, Kapil Patil, recently announced the development of India's first carbon-neutral village in Bhiwandi Taluka, located in Thane district.
An overview of the news
The government is actively working towards developing a carbon-neutral village in Bhiwandi Taluka, Thane district.
This initiative aims to minimize carbon emissions and promote sustainable practices for a cleaner and greener environment.
Along with the carbon-neutral village, 121 tribal villages are being developed as model villages.
These model villages serve as examples for sustainable development, showcasing effective infrastructure, amenities, and improved living conditions.
In the Bhiwandi Lok Sabha Constituency, around 1,75,000 farmers are benefiting from the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Yojana.
This scheme provides financial support to farmers, enhancing their livelihoods and promoting agricultural growth.
Several significant development projects have been completed in the Bhiwandi Lok Sabha Constituency, including the Thane-Bhiwandi-Kalyan Metro, Kalyan-Murbad Railway, Eight-Layer Majivada-Vadape Bypass, Shahapur-Khopoli Highway, among others.
These projects have been instrumental in driving progress and enhancing connectivity in the region.
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