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Lok Sabha Members Express Concern Over Brahmaputra River Pollution, Urge Matter To Be Taken Up With China

New Delhi: After Lok Sabha members on Tuesday expressed concern over the Brahmaputra river being polluted by China, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar assured the House that he will take up the issue at the “highest level” in the government. The matter was raised by Bhartruhari Mahtab of ...
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The Crystal Clear Siang River Is A Thing Of The Past, What Remains Unanswered Is The Reason Behind River Turning Muddy
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News Rivers Of India

The Crystal Clear Siang River Is A Thing Of The Past, What Remains Unanswered Is The Reason Behind River Turning Muddy

Based on water sample collected on November 27, the report said that Nephelometric Turbidity Unit caused by concentration of suspended or dissolved particulate materials in the river water is 425, whereas the permissible limit ranges from 0-5 NTU ...
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Brahmaputra River In Assam Has Changed Its Colour And Has Turned Muddy
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News Rivers Of India

Brahmaputra River In Assam Has Changed Its Colour And Has Turned Muddy

The Brahmaputra's water turning muddy and change in the colour for over a week now in the winter season has caused concern among people and authorities in the state ...
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Pollution in Brahmaputra
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News Rivers Of India

Brahmaputra River Could Be Turning Black Due To Natural Reasons: Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal

Congress MP Ninong Ering, representing the Arunachal East constituency in Parliament, had recently written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in regard to Brahmaputra turning black ...
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Pollution in Brahmaputra
Arunachal Pradesh News Rivers Of India

Chief Minister Pema Khandu Expresses Concern Over High Content Of NTU In Siang River

Minsiter Khandu said his government has taken up the issue of sudden change in water quality of the Siang river and high content of NTU in the water causing death of aquatic lives and even livestock in the state with center ...
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Yamuna pollution
Delhi News Rivers Of India

‘Why No Considerable Progress In Yamuna Cleanup In Two Years,’ National Green Tribunal Asks For Authorities To Explain

NGT pulls up Delhi government and the Delhi Jal Board for their collective inability to clean up the Yamuna river despite its 2015 judgement ...
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Seal Hotels, Industries, Ashrams That Are Polluting Ganga: Uttarakhand High Court
Ganga Clean-Up Rivers Of India

On Its First Anniversary, The National Mission For Clean Ganga Has Reasons To Be Happy, But Significant Ground To Cover As Well

The National Mission for Clean Ganga has completed a year of significant achievements, though a lot of ground remains to be covered to ensure complete cleanliness of the river ...
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Gomti River Pollution
News Rivers Of India

Rivers In Northeastern States Will Be Cleaned: Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal

Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal promises to clear all pending projects to preserve Umshyrpi and Wahumkhrah rivers in Meghalaya, soon ...
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Panel discussion on rivers
Rivers Of India

India’s Rivers In Danger, But Revitalisation And Cleaning Efforts Possible, Say Panelists At The Banega Swachh India Cleanathon

The danger India’s rivers face today due to pollution was a major topic of discussion at the NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India Cleanathon, where experts discussed and shared views on curbing the menace of river pollution ...
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E-Waste On Ramganga Banks Has Toxic Chemicals: Uttar Pradesh Authorities To National Green Tribunal
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Disposal Of Waste By Grossly Polluting Industries In Punjab Threaten The Widely Used Rivers Of The State

Once the famed land of five rivers, Punjab today is struggling with pollution across all its major rivers as industrial effluents is disposed without checks and treatment ...
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Pollution in Brahmaputra
Assam Features Rivers Of India

Once Assam’s Lifeline, The Brahmaputra River Today Is Struggling with Oil Pollution and Waste Disposal Which Are Gradually Rendering It Lifeless

Brahmaputra in Assam is dealing with oil pollution, lack of sewage treatment plants and disposal of waste in the river, resulting in its gradual decay and over-pollution ...
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Ganga Monitoring centres to be set up
Ganga Clean-Up Rivers Of India

Ganga Monitoring Centres To Monitor River Health And Pave Way For Future Plans

Ganga Monitoring Centres will be used to develop future course of action with regard to tackling river pollution and speed up the cleanup process ...
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