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Uttar Pradesh Government Plans To Shift Water Polluting Industries Away From Ganga River

Uttar Pradesh Government Plans To Shift Water Polluting Industries Away From Ganga River
Ganga Clean-Up News Uttar Pradesh
Under central government’s initiative ‘Namami Gange’, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adiyanath has come up with a plan to relocate all the industries located near Ganga which are majorly polluting the river
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Delhi High Court Demands Information On Desilting Of Drains In New Delhi

Delhi High Court Demands Information On Desilting Of Drains In New Delhi
Delhi News
The Delhi High Court after hearing a PIL that said several sewage and storm water drains have not been desilted to ensure free flow of water and sewage during monsoon, asked the civic bodies in Delhi, the city government and the Delhi Jal Board to provide information on the drains desilting process
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How Impactful Will Be The Approval Of Projects Worth 4,100 Crores Under Namami Gange?

Uma Bharti
Ganga Clean-Up
Projects worth Rs. 4,100 crores have been announced to give Namami Gange the necessary push to build more STPs across the five Ganga basin states
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Indian Institute To Develop Water Treatment Plant To Remove Effluents From Water

Indian Institute To Develop Water Treatment Plant To Remove Effluents From Water
News Waste Management
The Indian Agricultural Research Institute along with universities from India and Canada will work on building an alternative to sewage treatment plants which will use agriculture waste to remove toxic elements from water bodies
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Nullah To River: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, M Venkaiah Naidu Review Dravyavati Rejuvenation Project

River Clean-Up: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, M Venkaiah Naidu Reviews Dravyavati Nullah
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Earlier this month Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje had directed officials to set up sewage treatment plants to clean 170 MLD (Millions of Liters Per Day) water from the Dravyavati river
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From Stabilisation Ponds To Artifical Wetlands: 5 Wastewater Management Models Across The World For India To Follow

Waste Management
India generates an estimated 61,754 million litres of liquid waste per year, against a developed treatment capacity of 22,963 million litres, causing most on India’s untreated liquid waste to be directly discharged into water bodies
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Why The National Urban Faecal Sludge and Septage Management Policy Could Be a Game Changer For Urban Sanitation In India

Faecal sludge management
Waste Management
With India’s urban population expected to rise to 600 million by 2031, a proper policy is needed to treat faecal sewage to tackle health and environmental concerns that lack of proper handling of sewage poses
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Haryana Chief Minister Khattar To Set Up Sewage Management Systems In 126 Villages

Haryana Chief Minister Khattar To Set Up Sewage Management Systems In 126 Villages
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Under the 'Swarna Jayanti Mahagram Vikas Yojana', Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that his government will invest ₹ 10-15 crore for setting up sewage management systems across the state
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Untreated Sewage: Are Interceptor Sewage Lines Going To Save The Yamuna?

Untreated Sewage: Are Interceptor Sewage Lines Going To Save The Yamuna?
Features
According to the Delhi Jal Board, once completed, Interceptor Sewers could reduce pollution in the Yamuna by 60%
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Why Untreated Sewage Continues To Be Dumped Into The Yamuna

National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi Government To Rejuvenate State Water Bodies
Features
A significant number of Delhi's sewage treatment plants run under-capacity. This means that while the city can treat most of its sewage, it is unable to do so. This untreated sewage makes its way to the Yamuna, adding to its pollution
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Toilets To Be Constructed On The Banks Of Narmada To End Open Defecation: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Toilets To Be Constructed On The Banks Of Narmada To End Open Defecation: Shivraj Singh Chouhan
News Open Defecation Free
To clean up the mighty river - Narmada, Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan orders the construction of toilets on the banks of Narmada and setting up of the sewage treatment plants
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India Needs To Work Towards Faecal Sludge Management, Says Expert

Experts are of the opinion that India needs to work towards faecal sludge management for a safe urban environment, without posing any risk to land and rivers
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Experts are of the opinion that India needs to work towards faecal sludge management for a safe urban environment, without posing any risk to land and rivers
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