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With Its Multi-Sectoral Approach, Namami Gange Has Been Successful In Making Positive Impact: NITI Aayog CEO
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With Its Multi-Sectoral Approach, Namami Gange Has Been Successful In Making Positive Impact: NITI Aayog CEO

Namami Gange, is a conservation programme of the Central government launched in June 2014 with a budget outlay of Rs. 20,000 crores to clean and rejuvenate the rive Ganga ...
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Plastic Pollution From Fishing Nets Threatening Ganges Wildlife, Study Finds
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Plastic Pollution From Fishing Nets Threatening Ganges Wildlife, Study Finds

According to experts, the Ganges River supports some of the world's largest inland fisheries, but no research has been done to assess plastic pollution from this industry, and its impacts on wildlife ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation A Continuous Task, Needs Public Participation: Union Jal Shakti Minister, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
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Ganga Rejuvenation A Continuous Task, Needs Public Participation: Union Jal Shakti Minister, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

Ganga Box, an innovative learning tool, has been launched as part of the 'Support to Ganga Rejuvenation' project, being done by National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) in collaboration with the German development agency ...
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PM Modi Inaugurates Projects Worth Rs. 521 Crore Under Namami Gange Mission In Uttarakhand
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PM Modi Inaugurates Projects Worth Rs. 521 Crore Under Namami Gange Mission In Uttarakhand

According to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a network of sewage treatment plants has been created under Namami Gange that would stop the flow of dirty water in the river ...
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No Meaningful Action Taken For Cleaning Ganga Tributary: National Green Tribunal
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No Meaningful Action Taken For Cleaning Ganga Tributary: National Green Tribunal

According to the National Green Tribunal, all drains joining rivers Kali, Krishna and Hindon should have in-situ remediation and plan for connectivity with the identified sewage treatment plant so that the dirty water does not pollute these rivers ...
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World Bank Sanctions Rs. 3000 Crore To Enhance Namami Gange Programme
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World Bank Sanctions Over Rs. 3,000 Crore To Enhance Namami Gange Programme

The amount sanctioned by the World Bank will be used for taking up projects on tributaries of river Ganga with a view to address pollution abatement in the entire Ganga Basin ...
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World Bank Steps Up Support For Namami Gange Programme
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World Bank Steps Up Support For Namami Gange Programme

According to a World Bank official, the new projects will be taken up to rejuvenate important tributaries of the Ganga river like Yamuna and Kali ...
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Ganga pollution: Pollution Board asks Uttar Pradesh to take strict action against industrial units, tanneries
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Ganga pollution: Pollution Board asks Uttar Pradesh to take strict action against industrial units, tanneries

During a monitoring exercise done by Central Pollution Control Board, it was found that industrial effluent was still being discharged into four drains in Kanpur despite multiple meetings held last year to stop such polluting activities ...
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Fresh Order On Plastic Ban On Ganga Yatra Route In Uttar Pradesh
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Fresh Order On Plastic Ban On Ganga Yatra Route In Uttar Pradesh

According to an official, the fresh ban has been imposed to ensure that no plastic reaches the river Ganga during the five-day Ganga Yatra being organised in a bid to raise awareness about Ganga cleanup ...
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Under the Namami Gange programme, various activities such as treatment of municipal sewage, treatment of industrial affluent, river surface cleaning, ghats and crematoria work have been taken up
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Namami Gange: Pollution Abatement Projects To Prevent Sewage Flow Into Ganga

Under the Ganga pollution abatement and rehabilitation works, three sewage treatment plants will be set up with funds from the Namami Gange to stop the flow of sewage from West Bengal’s Tolly Nullah into the Hooghly ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Holds Special Session On 'Rejuvenation Of River Ganga' During India Water Week
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Holds Special Session On ‘Rejuvenation Of River Ganga’ During India Water Week

Rajiv Ranjan Mishra, Director General of National Mission for Clean Ganga said that the government has collaborated with Wildlife Institute of India for cleaning and de-siltation of the wetlands of the river Ganga ...
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World Water Week 2019: Ganga Rejuvenation Efforts To Be Strengthened With Global Experience, Says Jal Shakti Minister
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World Water Week 2019: Ganga Rejuvenation Efforts To Be Strengthened With Global Experience, Says Jal Shakti Minister

Rajiv Ranjan Mishra, Director-General of National Mission For Clean Ganga (NMCG), participated in World Water Week 2019 between August 25 and August 30 at Stockholm and shared with the forum, the achievements and potential areas of collaboration and investment of the `Namami Gange' mission ...
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