Tripura NGO pomotes eco-friendly Diwali

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Diwali: NGO Makes Diyas Of Cow Dung, SHG Produces Eco-friendly Candles

In an effort to celebrate eco-friendly Diwali, an NGO from Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur district is producing diyas made of cow dung. A volunteer from the NGO claimed that these earthen lamps caused no pollution and gave better lights than Chinese lamps. Similarly, a women Self Help Group in Tripura is manufacturing candles from bamboo sticks. The initiatives are aimed not only at conserving nature but also at generating employment opportunities.

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 06:58 PM / by Debanshi Das

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