Ganga Clean-Up

Ganga Clean-Up

Uttar Pradesh’s Hastinapur Observes Tree Plantation Week As Part Of An NMCG Initiative
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4000 Saplings Planted In Uttar Pradesh’s Hastinapur On Tree Plantation Week As Part Of Namami Gange Initiative

The plantation drive, as part of the Namami Gange initiative, saw participation from school children, volunteers and farmers who jointly planted 4,000 saplings ...
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Namami Gange: Several Development Projects Have Been Initiated Under Clean Ganga Fund
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Several Development Projects Have Been Initiated Under Clean Ganga Fund: National Mission for Clean Ganga

To facilitate wider public participation for Namami Gange, Clean Ganga Fund was established for Public Sector Undertakings, NRIs and other individuals to make their contribution for Ganga clean up ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Organises Events To Mark World Environment Day
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Organises Events To Mark World Environment Day

National Mission for Clean Ganga organised a national level programme to mark the World Environment Day and also launched a new publication highlighting the work of the Namami Gange Projects ...
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The data has been collected by live monitoring stations in the Ganga basin across the country
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Ganga River Water Unfit For Direct Drinking, Bathing, Says Central Pollution Control Board

River Ganga is considered as the lifeline of India, however the Central Pollution Control Board data reveals that the river water is so polluted that it is unfit for drinking as well as bathing ...
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The CPCB released data of water quality of Ganga at nine inter-state boundaries passing through states of Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Jharkhand
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Ganga Polluted With Bacteria Way Beyond The Permissible Limit, Suggests CPCB Data

Faecal coliform bacteria, such as E.coli, are found in excreta that contaminates water through untreated sewerage ...
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Even A Drop Of Pollution In Ganga Is Matter Of Concern, Says National Green Tribunal
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Even A Drop Of Pollution In Ganga Is Matter Of Concern, Says National Green Tribunal

National Green Tribunal directed that the National Mission for Clean Ganga needs to duly demarcate flood plains, set up biodiversity parks and undertake afforestation ...
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The activist who started the fast by giving up food, also decided to give up water to strengthen his protest in April
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26-Year-Old Ganga Activist Aatmabodhanand Breaks 194-Day Fast On Receiving Written Assurance For A Cleaner Ganga

Ascetic Aatmabodhanand’s demand include the passage of the Ganga Act and a ban on deforestation and mining in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand among others, in order to save the holy river of Ganga ...
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The socio-economic team will survey local communities along the expedition route to better understand awareness and perceptions of plastic pollution
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National Geographic Society To Launch Expedition To Study Plastic Pollution In River Ganga

The expedition will be carried out by a team of 15 scientists and engineers, co-led by National Geographic Fellows who will work with international partners to provide science-based, actionable information to help combat the plastic pollution in Ganga ...
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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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