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Lockdown Imposed Due To Coronavirus Improves Water Quality Of Ganga, Yamuna

Lockdown Imposed Due To Coronavirus Improves Water Quality Of Ganga, Yamuna
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With the reduction in industrial activities due to the coronavirus induced lockdown, the water quality of the river Ganga and Yamuna has improved significantly ...
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Ganga pollution: Pollution Board asks Uttar Pradesh to take strict action against industrial units, tanneries

Ganga pollution: Pollution Board asks Uttar Pradesh to take strict action against industrial units, tanneries
Ganga Clean-Up News Uttar Pradesh
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

Fresh Order On Plastic Ban On Ganga Yatra Route In Uttar Pradesh
Ganga Clean-Up News Plastic Waste 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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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Embarks On Five-Day ‘Ganga Yatra’

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Embarks On Five-Day 'Ganga Yatra'
News Uttar Pradesh
In a bid to raise awareness about Ganga clean up, promote bio-diversity and develop the villages situated on the banks of the river Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath started a five-day Ganga Yatra under the 'Namami Ganga' campaign ...
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Namami Gange: Pollution Abatement Projects To Prevent Sewage Flow Into Ganga

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
Ganga Clean-Up News
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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River Ganga Gets A Makeover In Bihar, Courtesy Riverfront Project

River Ganga Gets A Makeover In Bihar, Courtesy Riverfront Project
Bihar News
The riverfront project in Bihar's capital, Patna, entails the development of 5.7 km long and 15ft wide walkway along the 16 ghats in the city which will have amenities like decorative street lamps, public lavatories, 500 seating benches and green cover ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Holds Special Session On ‘Rejuvenation Of River Ganga’ During India Water Week

National Mission For Clean Ganga Holds Special Session On 'Rejuvenation Of River Ganga' During India Water Week
Ganga Clean-Up News Rivers Of India
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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River Rejuvenation: Jal Shakti Ministry Flags Off ‘Great Ganga Run’ Marathon To Create Awareness About River Ganga

River Rejuvenation: Jal Shakti Ministry Flags Off 'Great Ganga Run' Marathon To Create Awareness About River Ganga
Delhi News Rivers Of India
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

World Water Week 2019: Ganga Rejuvenation Efforts To Be Strengthened With Global Experience, Says Jal Shakti Minister
Ganga Clean-Up News Rivers Of India
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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Central Pollution Control Board Directs Four State Pollution Control Boards To Crackdown On Industrial Units Polluting Ganga

Central Pollution Control Board Directs Four State Pollution Control Boards To Crackdown On Industrial Units Polluting Ganga
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The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has directed chairmen of the Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, and Bihar pollution control boards, to inspect industrial units polluting Ganga and submit a report within 15 days ...
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Ganga Ghats In Kanpur, Bithoor Get A Makeover Under The Namami Gange Program

Ganga Ghats In Kanpur, Bithoor Get A Makeover Under The Namami Gange Program
News Uttar Pradesh
The National Mission for Clean Ganga has spent over Rs. 47 crores to construct and modernise 24 ghats and three crematoria in Kanpur and Bithoor towns of Uttar Pradesh over the past five years ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Lays Stress On Cleaning Tributaries Of The River

National Mission For Clean Ganga Lays Stress On Cleaning Tributaries Of The River
News Uttar Pradesh
In a bid to clean the river Ganga and its tributaries, the National Mission for Clean Ganga under its Namami Gange programme has sanctioned sewage treating projects with an outlay of Rs. 460 crore to manage the 48 million litres per day of sewage generated in Mathura city ...
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