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Devotees Stand Knee-Deep In Toxic Foam In Delhi's Yamuna For Chhath Puja
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Devotees Stand Knee-Deep In Toxic Foam In Delhi’s Yamuna For Chhath Puja

Delhi pollution: The devotees - braving the hazardous pollution and rain - were seen almost knee-deep in the Yamuna river froth that looks like candy-floss. Some young women were even seen taking selfies, standing in the middle of the smelly foam ...
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Jal Shakti Minister Flags Off Rafting Expedition To Raise Awareness On Ganga Rejuvenation In Uttarakhand
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Jal Shakti Minister Flags Off Rafting Expedition To Raise Awareness On Ganga Rejuvenation In Uttarakhand

The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) aims to ensure effective abatement of pollution and rejuvenation of the river Ganga and to maintain minimum ecological flows in the river with improved water quality ...
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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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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River
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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River

On the occasion of World Rivers Day, environmentalists prepared a charter of demands to be presented to the government seeking steps to rejuvenate the river Yamuna including setting up of a central rivers authority and national rivers policy ...
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River Rejuvenation: Jal Shakti Ministry Flags Off 'Great Ganga Run' Marathon To Create Awareness About River Ganga
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River Rejuvenation: Jal Shakti Ministry Flags Off ‘Great Ganga Run’ Marathon To Create Awareness About River Ganga

Union Ministers Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and Kiren Rijiju along with others flagged off Great Ganga Run marathon in New Delhi to create awareness about 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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Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods

The Waterman of India, Dr. Rajendra Singh who has transformed the drought-prone landscapes of Rajasthan into flourishing eco-systems, through indigenous water harvesting methods talks about river pollution, and aspirations to revive the dried-up water bodies across the country ...
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This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies
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This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies Across 14 States

When Arun Krishnamurthy saw the garbage being dumped in a nearby pond, he decided to quit his job at Google and launch an eco-movement called Environmentalist Foundation of India that has cleaned and restored at least 93 freshwater bodies across 14 Indian states ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga: Two New Sewer Treatment Plants, Ghats To Keep Ganga Water Unpolluted In Haridwar
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National Mission For Clean Ganga: Two New Sewer Treatment Plants, Ghats To Keep Ganga Water Unpolluted In Haridwar

With the installation of two new Sewer Treatment Plants under National Mission for Clean Ganga, the sewage treatment capacity of Haridwar city has been increased to 145 million litre per day which is adequate for treating the 108 million litres of sewage being generated in the city per day ...
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Former UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim Helped Afroz Shah And Volunteers In Surat’s Tapi River Clean-Up
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Former UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim Helped Afroz Shah And Volunteers In Surat’s Tapi River Clean-Up

Former UN Environment Chief, Erik Solheim joined the UN Champions of the Earth award winner Afroz Shah for Tapi river clean-up drive in Surat ...
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Narmada, Yamuna, Mahanadi, Among Other Rivers Will Be Cleaned On The Lines Of Ganga, Says President
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Narmada, Yamuna, Mahanadi, Among Other Rivers Will Be Cleaned On The Lines Of Ganga, Says President

President Ram Nath Kovind has ensured that the Central government is fully committed to ensuring an uninterrupted flow of river Ganga and making it pollution-free, along with other rivers of India ...
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Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation Launches A 5-Day Sabarmati River Clean-Up Campaign On The World Environment Day
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Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation Launches A 5-Day Sabarmati River Clean-Up Campaign On The World Environment Day

To mark the World Environment Day, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation will be conducting the ‘Swachh Sabarmati Maha Abhiyan’ under which the stretch between Subhash Bridge and Dadhichi Bridge will be cleaned on the first day ...
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