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PRESS STATEMENTS

Jan 15, 2018: Over 2 lakh Indians join the movement to #SaveAarey

Dec 9, 2017: 60% of winter days in Koramangala were of poor air quality: Jhatkaa’s air quality monitors

Dec 7, 2017: National Briefing Paper – Revised Thermal Power Plant emission control norms

Nov 25, 2017: PMPML ignores BEST, expert committee recommendations for CNG buses; considers purchase of 400 diesel buses: RTI

Oct 26, 2017: Punekars wait on PMPML to address concerns over purchase of 400 diesel buses

21/06/2017: Over 5,000 Indians call on Environment Minister to cancel air pollution extension for thermal power plants

03/06/2017: Public Participation Essential for Successful Greening of Bengaluru

11/05/2017: Jhatkaa.org launches Air A!ert - A people-powered platform for clean air

24/04/2017: BBMP ineffective in tackling garbage burning despite strict penalty orders, citizens testify

20/4/2017: RTI reveals that Samanvay and Greening Committees “not in existence” since 2014

19/10/2016: More than 1,00,000 Jhatkaa members join the movement to protect Bangalore’s trees

13/7/2016: Jhatkaa.org launches an online interactive #BangaloreIsBurning map

12/7/2016: Powerful photos displayed at the #Bangaloreisburning photo exhibit



PRESS HITS

Jul 27, 2018: Online petition against move to chop 200 trees at Indiranagar | Deccan Chronicle

Jul 3, 2018: "Kodaikanal Still Won't": What Unilever Should Know | The Indian Wire

Jul 2, 2018: Saved by the Bell? Delhi Citizens Give Missed Calls to Protect Their Trees | News 18

Jun 30, 2018: Real issue now out on reel; features Tamil Nadu as victim of environmental racism | The New Indian Express

Jun 29, 2018: 'Treat us like we are white': Sofia Ashraf, TM Krishna, Amrit Rao call out Unilever

Jun 29, 2018: ‘Kodai Still Won’t’: Sofia Ashraf & TM Krishna Hit Unilever Again | The Quint

Jun 22, 2018: Delhi rallies to save 16,500 trees from being cut | India Today

Jun 22, 2018: Delhi: 16,500 trees to be felled to build houses for govt officials | The Times of India

Jun 21, 2018: While Delhi Chokes Under Pollution, Govt May Chop Off 17000 Trees To Accommodate 'Babus' | InUth

Jun 21, 2018: 16,500 trees to be chopped in South Delhi to make way for government housing | Mirror Now

Jun 21, 2018: Experts to perform yoga wearing masks | The Times of India

Jun 20, 2018: While pollution is choking Delhi, 16,500 trees will be cut to build flats for sarkari babus, Bengaluru residents fume | Indiatimes

May 2, 2018: Army violates ban on burning of waste in open spaces, Bengaluru residents fume | The News Minute

Apr 13, 2018: New forest policy draws citizens' ire | Deccan Chronicle

Mar 27, 2018: Garbage burning: 'Jhatkaa' for BBMP zonal commissioners | Deccan Chronicle

Feb 28, 2018: How toxic is Bengaluru’s air? This installation shows you | The News Minute

Feb 28, 2018: Jhatkaa! Air pollution very high in Bengaluru | Deccan Chronicle

Feb 22, 2018: #Killbill bigger than #steelflyoverbeda? | The New Indian Express

Feb 21, 2018: Here’s where you can get air quality data for Bengaluru | Bengaluru Citizen Matters

Feb 12, 2018: Enough of compost plant stink, say protesting HSR residents | Deccan Chronicle

Feb 2, 2018: #SaveAarey: Metro III Depot – An Excuse To Develop Real Estate In Aarey? | The Logical Indian

Feb 2, 2018: When art helps drive home a critical message | Times of India

Jan 31, 2018: City NGO, artiste want Bengaluru to breathe easy | The New Indian Express

Jan 20, 2018: Mumbai: Hello, Mr CM, Please Don't Build Metro Shed In Aarey, Say Citizens | Mid-day

Jan 16, 2018: Campaign to save Aarey from Metro car shed construction gets 2 lakh Mumbaiites’ support | Hindustan Times

Jan 14, 2017: Green vs Growth: Forest dwellers demand scrapping of project | NewsX

Dec 21, 2017: Why India’s Deadly Coal-Power Plants Will Continue Polluting | IndiaSpend

Dec 12, 2017: Industry’s policy on new Indian pollution curbs: ignore them | Asia Times

Dec 12, 2017: Breathing clean air or poison? | Deccan Chronicle

Dec 11, 2017: These campaigners give Jhatkaa to govt agencies to work harder | Deccan Chronicle

Dec 10, 2017: As Thermal Power Plants Miss Clean Up Deadline, Environment Ministry Mulls Over New Time Frame | News18.com

Dec 8, 2017: Activists call for action against coal plants | The Hindu

Dec 8, 2017: Coal-based power units flouting emission control norms: Report | ET-EnergyWorld

Dec 8, 2017: 300 coal power plants throw pollution norms to wind | DNA

Nov 30, 2017: Pune Bus Service Not Too Fussy About Environment | Mid-day

Nov 2, 2017: CNG buses pushed in Indian city | The Manila Times

Oct 31, 2017: Don’t buy 400 diesel buses, buy CNG: Pune citizens write to PMPML | Hindustan Times

Oct 22, 2017: Increase in noise levels reported during Deepavali | Deccan Herald

Oct 21, 2017: Bengaluru breathes easier this diwali | The New Indian Express

Residents restart campaign against compost plant | The New Indian Express

Residents join hands to save trees | The New Indian Express

Chipko: HAL residents hug trees | Deccan Chronicle

Over 3,000 sign petition against KCDC plant | The Hindu

PMPML mulls procuring 400 brand new CNG-run buses | Times of India

Air Pollution: Going the Delhi Way? | NDTV

Under Cubbon Park canopy, citizens gather for trees | The New Indian Express

Not enough green cover for people in the city, says expert | Deccan Herald

Bangalore-based startup Jhatkaa.org sets up new platform to demand cleaner air | IndiaToday

RTI Query Belies BBMP Claim On Green Panels | Deccan Herald

Treeson on Jayamahal | Bangalore Mirror

No Study Done On Decision To Axe 112 Trees On Jayamahal Road | The New Indian Express

Does BBMP Care About Bengaluru’s Trees? According To Its RTI Replies, Not Really | The News Minute

Trash Burns, Corporators Muck About | The New Indian Express

Garbage Burning In Bengaluru A Burning Problem | The Hindu

The Air We Breathe Is Killing Us | Bangalore Mirror

Fumes From Burning Garbage More Harmful Than Vehicle Emissions | The Times of India