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‘Garbage Cafe' in Chhattisgarh's Ambikapur

Current context: Ambikapur city of Chhattisgarh has commenced the first-of-its-kind 'Garbage Cafe'.
‘Garbage Cafe' in Chhattisgarh's Ambikapur
  • The ‘Garbage Cafe' is run by the Ambikapur municipal corporation and the café provides free food in exchange for one kilogram of plastic.
  • The Unique programme is open to everyone and the poor people and rag pickers are benefitted the most.
  • Health Minister of Chhattisgarh T. S. Singh Deo has inaugurated the café on 9th October 2019.
  • The breakfast will be provided only with half a kilogram of plastic, brought to the cafe.
  • The collected plastic waste will be sold at Solid-Liquid Resources Management Centre which will then be turned into granules and will then be used in the construction of roads in the city.
  • Ambikapur is the first dustbin-free city of Chattisgarh and was ranked as the 2nd cleanest city in the country in Swachhata rankings.

Question: 

Q.1 Which city is in the news for commencing the first-of-its-kind initiative 'Garbage Cafe'?
a. Kolhapur
b. Raipur
c. Ambikapur
d. Bhopal
‘Garbage Cafe' in Chhattisgarh's Ambikapur ‘Garbage Cafe' in Chhattisgarh's Ambikapur Reviewed by Neha Verma on October 10, 2019 Rating: 5

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