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Air quality near Saraswati Township, Dahej, Gujarat

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Government level: Gujarat (India)
Addressed to: Public Information Officer
Paryavaran Bhavan, Sector 10A, Gandhinagar, GJ 382010

This refers to the pollution measurement near Saraswati township on Bharuch-Dahej road, Gujarat. There is a frequent foul smell in the air surrounding this area which causes lot of discomfort to the people living here. Please provide a response to the following queries-

1. At what frequency and location is the ambient air quality checked in this region.

2. What were the results of the analysis carried out in the last year.

3. What is the source of this foul smell, which compound and where is it coming from.

4. What action has been taken to address the source of this problem .

5. What steps are planned to improve the air quality in this area considering the industries surrounding it ?

6. The national air quality monitoring project data for Saraswati township has not been updated on GPCB website since 2015. Is this data available anywhere online? Who is responsible for maintaining the online database and why has it not been updated.