Tag Archives: Seechewal

Seechewal pays surprise visit to plant

Jalandhar, Punjab: To inspect the construction work of the treatment plant at the Kala Sanghian drain, environmental activist and member of the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB), Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal, today made a surprise visit to the Kala Sanghian drain. Seechewal said the PPCB had claimed many times before that the treatment plant would start functioning soon. But the board ...

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No political party of Punjab willing to talk about environment – Baba Seechewal

Jalandhar, Punjab: Noted eco-activist Balbir Singh Seechewal, who has been spearheading a campaign against pollution of rivers in Punjab, has asked all political parties to lay due stress on environment protection in their election manifestos. He also appealed people not to vote for those parties that ignore the issue completely. Addressing a press conference here on Friday, Seechewal said during the ...

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Baba Ramdev visits Holy Bein

Jalandhar, Punjab: Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev today appealed to environmentalist Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal to come forward to help make Ganga and Yamuna rivers pollution-free. Baba Ramdev had come to meet Seechewal at Nirmal Kutiya in Sultanpur Lodhi here and praised the environemtalist’s efforts to keep the Holy Bein – a sacred rivulet associated with the first Sikh Guru – ...

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Treatment plant bypassed at leather complex: Seechewal

Jalandhar,Punjab: Environmentalist Balbir Singh Seechewal, on Monday evening, visited the sewage treatment plant at the Leather Complex and discovered that the two plants at the facility were not being used. Industries were releasing untreated water and effluents into the Kala Sanghian drain. Seechewal was accompanied by his followers and Sant Daya Singh. “We had received complaints of negligence by the industrial ...

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