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Friday, Feb 28, 2020

Awaaz foundation

Sep 14, 2019 00:27
Last year, the city had recorded its quietest Anant Chaturdashi in six years, with maximum noise levels at 113.9dB. read more
Sep 13, 2019 23:48
Awaaz Foundation that recorded noise levels on Thursday night said the highest noise level, 121.3 decibels (dB) - as loud as a jet plane during takeoff (120 dB), was recorded near Royal Opera House junction on Charni Road just before midnight. read more
May 11, 2019 02:21
The study records light levels across five locations and highlights the effect of street or high-mast lights, which can especially harm motorists. read more
Apr 26, 2019 02:09
The court has also warned the commissioners of five municipal corporations — Bhiwandi, Ulhasnagar, Thane, Malegaon and Mira-Bhayandar — of contempt if they fail to file by May 2 the additional affidavits that it had sought in December 2018. read more
Mar 29, 2019 11:49
According to the petitioner, Awaaz Foundation, in 10 instances, the police had referred the cases to the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), while in 12 others, it had not taken any action against the violators. read more
Mar 13, 2019 09:33
A division bench of Mumbai HC, while hearing compliance of orders in a bunch of public interest litigation (PILs) against noise pollution in Mumbai, was informed by the police that they had received 22 complaints from various areas in the city and were... read more
Dec 26, 2018 00:10
Officials said they will depute local villagers to alert them about sand mining in Kihim and in turn issue rewards read more
Dec 21, 2018 23:34
As per Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control) Rules, 2000, residential areas should have a maximum noise level of 55dB in the day and 45dB at night. read more
Nov 02, 2018 01:02
Awaaz study reveals presence of ‘extremely dangerous’ metals and other oxides read more
Sep 25, 2018 00:40
Noise levels were at its lowest in six years; Santacruz witnessed the loudest celebration; it was an environment-friendly visarjan, say experts read more
May 03, 2018 12:30
Police are monitoring several garages where bikes are modified read more
Apr 26, 2018 00:32
The court demanded clarity regarding any possible breach of Noise Pollution Rules at the three metro construction sites in south Mumbai. read more