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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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Yamuna’s Stretch Downstream Of Delhi’s Wazirabad Barrage Is Unsuitable For Aquatic Life: Study

Yamuna’s Stretch Downstream Of Delhi’s Wazirabad Barrage Is Unsuitable For Aquatic Life: NMCG Study
Delhi News Yamuna Clean-Up
A recent study sponsored by National Mission For Clean Ganga found that Yamuna's stretch through the Wazirabad barrage in Delhi is extremely contaminated and unsuitable for aquatic life ...
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Immediate Need To Frame Policy For River Basin Management, Treated Wastewater Reuse: National Mission for Clean Ganga

Immediate Need To Frame Policy For River Basin Management, Treated Wastewater Reuse: National Mission for Clean Ganga
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During a roundtable discussion on 'Treated Wastewater Reuse Policies and Approaches in India and the European Union-A Comparative Assessment', the NMCG director stressed on the necessity for river basin management and treated wastewater reuse ...
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4000 Saplings Planted In Uttar Pradesh’s Hastinapur On Tree Plantation Week As Part Of Namami Gange Initiative

Uttar Pradesh’s Hastinapur Observes Tree Plantation Week As Part Of An NMCG Initiative
Ganga Clean-Up News
The plantation drive, as part of the Namami Gange initiative, saw participation from school children, volunteers and farmers who jointly planted 4,000 saplings ...
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Namami Gange Sanitation Drive To Place Dustbins Everywhere And Collect Garbage Regularly In Over 4,000 Ganga Basin Villages

Namami Gange: Massive Rural Sanitation Drive Organised By National Mission for Clean Ganga
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Villages on the Ganga river basin are a part of the massive sanitation drive, launched with the aim to prevent waste flowing into the holy river ...
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Several Development Projects Have Been Initiated Under Clean Ganga Fund: National Mission for Clean Ganga

Namami Gange: Several Development Projects Have Been Initiated Under Clean Ganga Fund
Ganga Clean-Up News
To facilitate wider public participation for Namami Gange, Clean Ganga Fund was established for Public Sector Undertakings, NRIs and other individuals to make their contribution for Ganga clean up ...
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Narmada, Yamuna, Mahanadi, Among Other Rivers Will Be Cleaned On The Lines Of Ganga, Says President

Narmada, Yamuna, Mahanadi, Among Other Rivers Will Be Cleaned On The Lines Of Ganga, Says President
News Rivers Of India
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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Central Pollution Control Board Pulls Up Authorities Over Industrial Waste In Ganga In Kanpur-Fatehpur Stretch

Central Pollution Control Board Pulls Up Authorities Over Industrial Waste In Ganga In Kanpur-Fatehpur Stretch
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Central Pollution Control Board Chairman S P S Parihar directed the authorities to take immediate action to effectively control all polluting sources responsible for pollution in the Ganga river from Bithoor to Fatehpur stretch ...
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Ganga River Water Unfit For Direct Drinking, Bathing, Says Central Pollution Control Board

The data has been collected by live monitoring stations in the Ganga basin across the country
Ganga Clean-Up News
River Ganga is considered as the lifeline of India, however the Central Pollution Control Board data reveals that the river water is so polluted that it is unfit for drinking as well as bathing ...
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26-Year-Old Ganga Activist Aatmabodhanand Breaks 194-Day Fast On Receiving Written Assurance For A Cleaner Ganga

The activist who started the fast by giving up food, also decided to give up water to strengthen his protest in April
Ganga Clean-Up News
Ascetic Aatmabodhanand’s demand include the passage of the Ganga Act and a ban on deforestation and mining in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand among others, in order to save the holy river of Ganga ...
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Namami Gange Brings Laurels To India At Global Water Summit In London

In Namami Gange programme, a total of 289 projects have been sanctioned at a cost of Rs 28,377 crore out of which 87 projects have been completed
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The Namami Gange programme, an integrated mission for Ganga rejuvenation, won the coveted 'Public Water Agency of the Year' award at the Global Water Summit ...
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World Water Day 2019: What Pollutes The Mighty Ganga, Experts Speak

World Water Day 2019: What Pollutes The Mighty Ganga, Experts Speak
Ganga Clean-Up News World Water Day Special
The Ganga River, which sustains millions of people in India is being continuously exploited and exposed to hazardous waste, and the government programmes for rejuvenating the river seem to lose sight of the real problem ...
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