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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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Ahead Of World Environment Day Siliguri Locals Join Hands To Revive Mahananda - A dying River
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Ahead Of World Environment Day Siliguri Locals Join Hands To Revive Mahananda – A dying River

According to the Clean Mahananda Campaigners in Siliguri district of West Bengal human encroachment, illegal sand mining, construction of dams and barrages, sewage and waste dumping and deforestation has brought Mahananda River to the brink of death, terribly affecting the ecosystem of the water body ...
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The NGT directed the Central Monitoring Committee to give its report by July 31
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National Green Tribunal Forms Central Monitoring Committee To Prepare National Plan For Polluted Rivers

The Central Monitoring Committee will co-ordinate with the River Rejuvenation Committees of the states and oversee the execution of the action plans, taking into account the timelines, budgetary mechanism and other factors ...
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River Pollution: Bio-Adsorbents – Cost-Effective Option For Ridding Industrial Wastewater Of Heavy Metals

A study conducted by the Ministry of Water Resources analysed the amount of heavy metals in Indian rivers from 2014 to 2017, high concentration of metals exceeding the permissible limits for drinking water were observed in rivers such as the Ganga, Rapti, Ramganga ...
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Due To High Pollution, Sirsa River Is Facing Ecological Disaster, ays a Himachal Pradesh-Based Green Group

Earlier this year, a CPCB report called "River Stretches for Restoration of Water Quality" identified 351 polluted stretches on 323 rivers ...
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