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Parliament Q & A

  • QUESTION NO: 4307 : Use of Harmful Pesticides in Fruits and Vegetables

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FARMERS WELFARE

    LOK SABHA QUESTION NO: 4307 ANSWERED ON: 28.03.2017

    Use of Harmful Pesticides in Fruits and Vegetables

    SAVITRI THAKUR

    MANSUKHBHAI DHANJIBHAI VASAVA

    RAJAN BABURAO VICHARE

    Will the Minister of AGRICULTURE AND FARMERS WELFARE 

    (a) whether it is a fact that extremely harmful insecticides have been found in 12.5 percent of vegetables, fruits and milk and other eatable items in the country, if so, the details thereof;

  • QUESTION NO: 4317 : Use of Chemical Fertilizers

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FARMERS WELFARE

    LOK SABHA QUESTION NO: 4317 ANSWERED ON: 28.03.2017

    Use of Chemical Fertilizers

    RAMCHARAN BOHARA

    Will the Minister of AGRICULTURE AND FARMERS WELFARE  

    (a) whether fertility and production of cultivable land is declining due to use of chemical fertilizers in the country;

    (b) if so, the details thereof;

    (c) whether the Government proposes to boost organic agriculture in the country;

    (d) if so, the details thereof along with the amount allocated for this purpose; and

  • QUESTION NO: 4342 : Waste Processing Plants

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

    LOK SABHA  QUESTION NO: 4342  ANSWERED ON:  28.03.2017

    Waste Processing Plants

    M. UDHAYAKUMAR

    Will the Minister of ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE 

    (a) whether it is true that the Government is considering to allow waste processing plants within 20-100 metres of residential areas;

    (b) if so, the details thereof;

  • QUESTION NO: 4354 : Disposal of Toxic Waste

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

    LOK SABHA QUESTION NO: 4354 ANSWERED ON: 28.03.2017

    Disposal of Toxic Waste

    VIJAYSINH MOHITE PATIL

    DHANANJAY BHIMRAO MAHADIK

    HEENA VIJAYKUMAR GAVIT

    RAJEEV SHANKARRAO SATAV

    SUPRIYA SADANAND SULE

    BHARATENDRA SINGH

    Will the Minister of ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE   

    (a) the quantum of toxic/hazardous waste yet to be disposed of at the factory premises of the Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL), Bhopal;

  • QUESTION NO: 378 : Use of Banned Pesticides

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FARMERS WELFARE

    LOK SABHA  QUESTION NO: 378 ANSWERED ON: 28.03.2017

    Use of Banned Pesticides

    RAYAPATI SAMBASIVA RAO

    ANTO ANTONY

    Will the Minister of AGRICULTURE AND FARMERS WELFARE 

    (a) the details of the pesticides which are harmful to human health, livestocks and environment still in use, though banned in countries abroad;

  • QUESTION NO: 4462 : Setting up of Recycling Plants

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT

    LOK SABHA  QUESTION NO: 4462 ANSWERED ON: 29.03.2017

    Setting up of Recycling Plants

    SHARAD TRIPATHI

    (SMT.) RATNA DE(NAG)

    Will the Minister of URBAN DEVELOPMENT     

    (a) whether the Government proposes to “Set up High End Waste Recycling Plants” in Delhi/NCR to solve the waste management problems;

    (b) if so, the details thereof;

  • QUESTION NO: 393 : Disposal of Nuclear Waste

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF ATOMIC ENERGY

    LOK SABHA  QUESTION NO: 393 ANSWERED ON: 29.03.2017

    Disposal of Nuclear Waste

    PARASURAMAN K.

    RAMSINH PATALYABHAI RATHWA

    Will the Minister of ATOMIC ENERGY  

    (a)the quantum of nuclear waste generated by the Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) during each of the last three years, NPP-wise along with the mechanism put in place to safely dispose of such waste;

  • QUESTION NO: 3041 : Landfills Near Tribal Villages

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

    LOK SABHA  QUESTION NO: 3041 ANSWERED ON: 21.03.2017

    Landfills Near Tribal Villages

    SUKENDER REDDY GUTHA

    Will the Minister of ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE     be pleased to state:-

    (a) whether it is a fact that huge dumps and landfills are being located next to tribal villages, creating enormous toxic pollution for thousands of tribals near river water projects;

  • QUESTION NO: 3046 : Pollution due to Steel Plants

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

    LOK SABHA QUESTION NO: 3046 ANSWERED ON: 21.03.2017

    Pollution due to Steel Plants

    ASHOK MAHADEORAO NETE

    Will the Minister of ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE 

    (a) whether public and private sector steel factories are polluting the environment and if so, the details thereof, State/UT-wise;

    (b) whether inspection of the steel plants is being carried out by the Government;

  • QUESTION NO: 3088 : Assistance for Pollution Control

    GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

    LOK SABHA QUESTION NO: 3088 ANSWERED ON: 21.03.2017

    Assistance for Pollution Control

    GOPAL CHINAYYA SHETTY

    Will the Minister of ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE  

    (a) whether the Government has prepared/proposes to formulate any action plan to provide assistance including financial, technical or otherwise to the State Governments to control industrial and environmental pollution;

    (b) if so, the details thereof; and

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