At the Naramada Seva Yatra last month, Union Minister Rajnath Singh had suggested to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to introduce a bill in the state assembly according the status of human entity to Narmada river
Delhi's wastewater drains are the primary source of effluents in the Yamuna, making the river's water completely unusable. Though these drains nearly half of Delhi's sewage runs into the river, untreated
There are 5,169 villages located along Ganga, falling under 1,651 gram panchayats in 52 districts of these states. According to ministry officials, around 1,300 of these villages have become ODF till now.