Cleanliness is the key to a healthy habitat. Understanding its importance the LMRC has taken another step towards keeping Uttar Pradesh clean and green. On December 6, 2017, LMRC installed a fully automatic waste composting machine inside the Transport Nagar metro depot.

This machine will help convert a lot of dry waste into good quality compost, and will considerably reduce waste. The Transport Nagar metro station has a wide variety of plants and trees, due to which a lot of dry leaves get collected inside the depot every day. Even the kitchen canteen at the depot generates a lot of waste each day. All this can be shoved into the machine to produce compost, which will later be used for productive purposes and vegetation.

This compost machine works on the principle of anaerobic respiration. The waste is broken into smaller parts with the help of small micro-organisms, under optimum temperature and moisture conditions. The waste is mixed continuously inside the machine, and finally yields some good quality compost on the eighth day.

The waste that is being fed to the machine also comprises of tobacco that gets frisked from the commuters on a daily basis. The machine is capable of taking in 100kgs of waste at single time. Lucknow Metro has been recovering good amount of tobacco, which now can be put to some good use.

The machine is surely a good way of managing waste and many more steps like these will help in making the city clean and green.

Cafe Repertwahr to open for Lucknowites from August 12

The vibrant set up of this cafe just sets our mood for the better and especially during this lockdown period, we've really missed being here

Whenever we've been in the mood to grab a cup of frothy coffee while surfing through pages of a good book, Cafe Repertwahr has always popped up in our heads. The temptation of grabbing a seat here to catch a quick break has often clouded our minds but damn this pandemic! The vibrant set up of this cafe just sets our mood for the better and especially during this lockdown period, we've really missed being here. So to make our wishes come true, Cafe Repertwahr is opening up their gates on the 12th of August and we can already smell our coffees brewing. *Alexa please play Tunak Tunak Tun*

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Ivermectin medicine to be used for Covid-19 treatment in Uttar Pradesh

Drug Ivermectin cannot be prescribed to pregnant ladies and infants

In a Government Order issued on August 6, the Principle Health Secretary has labeled medicine Ivermectin as effective in controlling and curing the infection caused due to the novel coronavirus. The order also entails the dosage and usage of the drug for the treatment of virus infected individuals.

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The procedure of issuing new learner's driving license in Lucknow, has been suspended till 14th of August, in the wake of rising coronavirus cases. All application slots scheduled during this this period have been revoked to maximise security of applicants from the increased transmission rate.

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Coronavirus cases in Lucknow cross 10,000 mark; 1090 Women Power Line office shut for 48 hours

2 employees of 1090 Women Power Line, test positive

On Wednesday, Lucknow reported over 600 new COVID-19 cases within 24 hours, taking the total number of active cases to 4,513. This list of patients also includes the state law minister, Brijesh Pathak and 2 employees of the 1090 Women Power Line office.

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