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Surface And Groundwater Pollution Are Pushing India Towards A Water Crisis

World Water Day 2018: Surface And Groundwater Pollution Are Pushing India Towards An Irreversible Water Crisis
World Water Day Special
With 275 polluted river stretches, contaminated groundwater in nine major states and dying lakes across the country, India stares at a massive water crisis in coming days
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World Water Day 2018: 5 Major Things India Can Learn From The Global Water Crisis

World Water Day 2018 5 Major Things India Can Learn From The Global Water Crisis
World Water Day Special
The global water crisis can help India learn a lot about steps that need to be taken to address the widening demand – supply gap in the country
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South Asia Network On Dams, Rivers And People Slams River Rejuvenation Programme, Says ‘Nothing New’ About New Strategies

South Asia Network On Dams, Rivers And People Slams River Rejuvenation Programme, Says ‘Nothing New’ About New Strategies
News Rivers Of India
On January 24, Union Minister Harsh Vardhan announced the new strategies for river rejuvenation, which will focus on the entire river basin unlike the current strategy that was limited to tackling pollution load from domestic wastewater and regulation of industrial pollution
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Rivers Of India To Get A New Life: Environment Ministry Strategises To Restore Lost Ecology Of Water Bodies

Rivers Of India To Get A New Life Environment Ministry Strategises To Restore Lost Ecology Of Water Bodies
News Rivers Of India
The environment ministry announced new strategy for river rejuvenation which will focus on the entire river basin and not only on tackling pollution load from domestic wastewater and regulation of industrial pollution
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Lok Sabha Members Express Concern Over Brahmaputra River Pollution, Urge Matter To Be Taken Up With China

Pollution in Brahmaputra
News Rivers Of India
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
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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

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
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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As Brahmaputra River Turns Muddy, Minister Kesab Mahanta Urges Minister Nitin Gadkari For A Detailed Report On The Actual Cause

As Brahmaputra River Turns Muddy, Minister Kesab Mahanta Urges Minister Nitin Gadkari For A Detailed Report On The Actual Cause
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News
On the directions of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, the state government has sent samples taken from the Brahmaputra for testing to the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology in Hyderabad and IIT-Guwahati, a release from the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) said
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Brahmaputra River In Assam Has Changed Its Colour And Has Turned Muddy

Brahmaputra River In Assam Has Changed Its Colour And Has Turned Muddy
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News Rivers Of India
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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Brahmaputra River Could Be Turning Black Due To Natural Reasons: Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal

Pollution in Brahmaputra
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News Rivers Of India
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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Chief Minister Pema Khandu Expresses Concern Over High Content Of NTU In Siang River

Pollution in Brahmaputra
Arunachal Pradesh News Rivers Of India
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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‘Why No Considerable Progress In Yamuna Cleanup In Two Years,’ National Green Tribunal Asks For Authorities To Explain

Yamuna pollution
Delhi News Rivers Of India
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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On Its First Anniversary, The National Mission For Clean Ganga Has Reasons To Be Happy, But Significant Ground To Cover As Well

Seal Hotels, Industries, Ashrams That Are Polluting Ganga: Uttarakhand High Court
Ganga Clean-Up Rivers Of India
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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