Over the past few years, Indore has been consistently getting the award for the cleanest city in India. This is largely in part due to the several zero waste townships and complexes that have come up in the city.

Now, Indore is gearing up to receive an all new waste free locality that will help the city retain its tag of the cleanest city in India. The new locality will come up at Indore's Newyork City, which is located at Rau Bypass road. Prior to this, there were three such townships which became the models of cleanliness.

What's the update?

Indore's cleanliness model is one that has been adopted not just in National fora, but Internationally as well. The model is the strict guideline that the three existing waste free townships follow. There's finally a new zero waste township coming up in Indore and it promises a whole lot of things.

Such a township could indeed change the face of Indore city. In fact, it will also push forward the initiative of an even cleaner city. Many schools of thought also suggest that a fourth waste free township is something that could urge other cities to take similar steps towards cleanliness.

How does a zero waste township function?

Most of the cleanliness habits within the townships can be attributed to residents themselves. Though the rules were set up by the IMC (Indore Municipal Corporation), most of the initiative has been taken by the residents themselves.

Recycling is the name of the game when it comes to zero waste. Having zero waste would be next to impossible, but when you recycle the waste, it can be used for many different purposes. Since most of what gets recycled is sent back to the homes it came from, one even has a motive to segregate garbage properly.

Additionally, there are garbage disposal trucks which take your waste to a recycling hub. Since you can be fined if you don't give your waste away, people even have a good incentive to do so.

Knock Knock

Over the past few months, Indore city has been on a roll. The city is evolving at an exceptionally fast rate and honestly, we can't wait to see more of it. Indore is one place that is becoming a model for other towns and if the 4th zero waste colony comes up, Indoris are in for a treat!

For an ‘eating out’ experience right at home, Lucknow’s Urban Dhaba is offering us flat 50% off

Following all WHO standards, Urban Dhaba in Lucknow introduces 'safe & hygienic' food delivery!

Hailed as one of the most-well famed 'desi' eating points in Lucknow, The Urban Dhaba has been serving us quality food since the time it has opened its gates here. Everything on their expansive menu is simply synonymous to deliciousness! We had been missing our occasional binging sessions here due to the lockdown but to make it better, Urban Dhaba is now delivering. This legit has us internally singing jaane kitne dino ke baad, gali mein aaj chand nikla out of excitement and there's an offer too.

Keep reading... Show less

The Writers Hub Foundation has been feeding the needy in Lucknow & we all should be inspired

They're building an accommodating society for the needy and their story is nothing but inspirational.

COVID-19 has hit the world in dire ways and our city is no exception. We've been slammed with a raging corona pandemic at the moment but the migrant labourers and the downtrodden are bearing the brunt of it, in unimaginable ways. They're the most affected section amidst such difficult times and a lot of our city folks are actively working towards mitigating this crisis. Joining the bandwagon of local heroes, is the team of The Writers Hub here in Lucknow. They're building an accommodating society for the needy and their story is nothing but inspirational.

Keep reading... Show less

In these trying times of coronavirus, certain things such as wearing a mask, sanitizing your hands and maintaining proper social distance are a must. Now that Lucknow is going to be 'unlocked', following an over 50 day lockdown, these norms of keeping yourself and others safe from the virus are more important than ever.

Keep reading... Show less
Picture by- https://instagram.com/shehrigrapher?igshid=gl0qc6a3iqn7

In an effort to bring back the normalcy of pre-coronavirus times, the Union government has charted a new blueprint and it is called Unlock 1.0. The new plan, with new guidelines will be active from June and will bring back the action in Lucknow. So you once again get ready to take a trip to the malls, places of worship, etc.

Keep reading... Show less

Subscribe to our newsletter