Ganga Clean-Up

Ganga Clean-Up

World Water Day 2019: What Pollutes The Mighty Ganga, Experts Speak
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World Water Day 2019: What Pollutes The Mighty Ganga, Experts Speak

The Ganga River, which sustains millions of people in India is being continuously exploited and exposed to hazardous waste, and the government programmes for rejuvenating the river seem to lose sight of the real problem ...
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Publicise Water Quality Of Ganga At Strategic Locations: National Green Tribunal To UP, Uttarakhand Governemnt
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Publicise Water Quality Of Ganga At Strategic Locations: National Green Tribunal To UP, Uttarakhand Governemnt

Voicing dissatisfaction over the steps taken by the Uttarakhand government to clean the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Uttarakhand and the UP pollution control boards to publicise the water quality of the river at all strategic locations on a monthly basis and indicate if it is fit for bathing and drinking ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lays Foundation Stone For Various Namami Gange Projects
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lays Foundation Stone For Various Namami Gange Projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for multiple projects including sewage treatment and management plants, crematoria development, bio-remediation of drains, river surface cleaning on Friday to expedite the process of cleaning the Ganga River ...
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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Lays Foundation Stone For Sewerage Infrastructure Projects For 13 Towns In Bihar

The proposed projects will prevent the flow of 32 crore Litres of Sewage per day into the Ganga river from 13 towns of Bihar ...
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Clean Ganga Nitin Gadkari Inaugurates Chandi Ghat River Front Development Project In Haridwar
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Clean Ganga: Nitin Gadkari Inaugurates Chandi Ghat River Front Development Project In Haridwar

As part of the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), Union Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated Chandi Ghat River Front Development Project with facilities like chlorinator, overhead tank, water supply network, parking area inside cremation ghat ...
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PM Modi Awarded Seoul Peace Prize, Donates Prize Money To Namami Gange Fund
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PM Modi Awarded Seoul Peace Prize, Donates Prize Money To Namami Gange Fund

Prime Minister Narendra Modi donates monetary award of $200,000 (Rs. 1 crore 30 lakh) to the Namami Gange fund to clean river Ganga ...
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No Dearth Of Funds For Namami Gange: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari
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No Dearth Of Funds For Namami Gange: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

The Union Minister for Water Resources Nitin Gadkari also sought individual monetary contributions from people for Namami Gange and assured that their contribution will be credited straight into the Namami Gange accounts ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Varanasi To Have Zero Sewer Discharge In Ganga By November
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Varanasi To Have Zero Sewer Discharge In Ganga By November

The Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has taken up several projects in Varanasi since 2015 for the treatment of sewer water that have been so far directly emptying into the river ganga, these include setting up of three sewage treatment plants (STP), regular cleaning of 84 ghats, repair of ghats, and removal of floating garbage in the river ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Without Continuous Flow, Clean Ganga Not Possible, Say Environmentalists
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Without Continuous Flow, Clean Ganga Not Possible, Say Environmentalists

While the Union Minister Nitin Gadkari recently claimed that the Ganga will be 100 per cent clean by March 2020, environmentalists say it is still a distant dream due to lack of focus on ensuring the continuous flow of the river ...
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National Mission for Clean Ganga Highlights Efforts Taken For Ganga Rejuvenation

The Clean Ganga Mission is looking at urban as well as rural areas, dealing with a complete range of pollution abatement measures for all kinds of domestic and industrial pollution, rural sanitation, afforestation and conservation of biodiversity ...
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254 Projects Sanctioned For Ganga Rejuvenation; Major Changes In 2019: Nitin Gadkari

The Union Minister noted that experts had recommended that 'aviralta' (continuous flow) was a "crucial issue" for the river and the Centre has notified the minimum environmental flows for River Ganga that has to be maintained at various locations on the river ...
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National Green Tribunal Appoints Former HC Judge U C Dhyani To Monitor Ganga Cleaning

According to the National Green Tribunal the water of the Ganga, between Haridwar and Unnao in Uttar Pradesh, is unfit for drinking and bathing, and has directed NMCG to install display boards at a gap of 100 kilometres, indicating whether the water was fit for bathing or drinking ...
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