Ganga Cleanup

Ganga Cleanup

Nitin Gadkari Urges Hardeep Singh Puri To Expedite Solid Waste Management Projects In 97 Towns Along Ganga

Namami Gange: Government hopes to speed up the solid waste management project in 5 states
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Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari urged the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs to ensure proper arrangements for tapping of solid waste entering into the river through drains, disposal of the collected waste from ghats and river banks, and door-to-door waste collection ...
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Ganga Pollution: As Discharge Of Untreated Sewage Into Ganga Continues, Uttar Pradesh Municipalities Draw Flak From Green Tribunal

The NGT came down heavily on UP municipalities for continued flow on sewage into Ganga
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Despite expenditure of over Rs 2,000 crore under Ganga cleaning programmes and construction of five sewage treatment plants in Uttar Pradesh, untreated sewage continues to flow into the Ganga ...
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Ahead Of 2019 Mahakumbh, Centre Asks UP Government To Clean All 35 Drains In Allahabad That Meet River Ganga

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To clean all the 35 drains in Allahabad that meet the river Ganga, the NMCG suggested the state government officials to use bioremediation technique ...
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Ganga Cleanup: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Says Officials Must Move Beyond Red-Tapism To Clean The River

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari says red-tapism can result in delay in projects like Namami Gange
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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that bureaucrats must have a positive mindset when taking and implementing decisions about the Namami Gange programme ...
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National Green Tribunal Raps Ganga Mission For Failure To File Compliance

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The NGT had directed the NMCG to file a detailed compliance report on steps taken by the Centre and state governments to clean the stretch between Gomukh and Unnao ...
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Clean Ganga Fund Utilisation May Go Up To 70 Per Cent Of Total Allocation This Fiscal, Says Nitin Gadkari

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The expenditure to clean Ganga can go up to by Rs 8,000 to Rs 10,000 crore, said Union Minister for Water Resources Nitin Gadkari ...
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Over Rs 3,600 Crore Released In Last 3 Years For Cleaning Ganga Under Namami Gange Initiative

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With the money sanctioned under Namami Gange programme, 228 ghats have been beautified till now ...
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Clean Ganga Mission: Ministry Of Water Resources Plans One City, One Operator For Sewage Treatment Plants

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The government expects better coordination and improvement in water quality by having a single operator for maintenance of all STPs in a Ganga basin city ...
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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Assures Of A Much Cleaner Ganga By 2019, Promises Majority Of Namami Gange’s Schemes To Be Executed

Nitin Gadkari says 80 per cent of Ganga will be clean by 2019
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10 cities have been identified as biggest polluters of river Ganga and checking waste dumping into the river from these cities will ensure a cleaner Ganga by 2019, feels Mr Gadkari ...
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Rs 220 Crore Collected Under Clean Ganga Fund Till Now: Government

Apathy of government authorities and the public has resulted in the current state of Ganga, says Mr Mehta
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Of the Rs 220 crore available in the Clean Ganga Fund, which was established in 2014 to finance the activities outlined under the ‘Namami Gange’ programme, only Rs 1,09,106 has been spent for cleaning of the river Ganga ...
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Air Pollution, Ganga And Yamuna Rejuvenation Kept National Green Tribunal Busy In 2017

National Green Tribunal Questions Delhi Government On Mechanisms Adopted To Discard Seized Plastic
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One environmental aspect which kept National Green Tribunal busy was the deadly air pollution in northern India including the national capital prompting it to come out with the graded action plan ...
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Government To Launch ‘Ganga Gram’ Project For Sanitation Development In Villages On Banks Of River Ganga

E-Waste On Ramganga Banks Has Toxic Chemicals: Uttar Pradesh Authorities To National Green Tribunal
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The Centre and the state governments have identified 24 villages to be taken up under a pilot project to transform them into 'Ganga Grams' ...
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