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Former UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim Helped Afroz Shah And Volunteers In Surat’s Tapi River Clean-Up

Former UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim Helped Afroz Shah And Volunteers In Surat’s Tapi River Clean-Up
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Former UN Environment Chief, Erik Solheim joined the UN Champions of the Earth award winner Afroz Shah for Tapi river clean-up drive in Surat ...
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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
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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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Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation Launches A 5-Day Sabarmati River Clean-Up Campaign On The World Environment Day

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation Launches A 5-Day Sabarmati River Clean-Up Campaign On The World Environment Day
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To mark the World Environment Day, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation will be conducting the ‘Swachh Sabarmati Maha Abhiyan’ under which the stretch between Subhash Bridge and Dadhichi Bridge will be cleaned on the first day ...
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Ahead Of World Environment Day Siliguri Locals Join Hands To Revive Mahananda – A dying River

Ahead Of World Environment Day Siliguri Locals Join Hands To Revive Mahananda - A dying River
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According to the Clean Mahananda Campaigners in Siliguri district of West Bengal human encroachment, illegal sand mining, construction of dams and barrages, sewage and waste dumping and deforestation has brought Mahananda River to the brink of death, terribly affecting the ecosystem of the water body ...
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Researchers Sail In Yamuna To Get Data On Pollution To Help Government Plan Cleanup Strategies For The River

Scientists Sail In Yamuna To Get Data On Pollution To Help Government Plan Cleanup Strategies For The River
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The team of researchers has been working on the Yamuna in Delhi since one and a half years and has collected 60078 data points to provide visual proof of how polluted the river is in the Wazirabad-Okhla stretch ...
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National Green Tribunal Forms Central Monitoring Committee To Prepare National Plan For Polluted Rivers

The NGT directed the Central Monitoring Committee to give its report by July 31
National Green Tribunal News Rivers Of India
The Central Monitoring Committee will co-ordinate with the River Rejuvenation Committees of the states and oversee the execution of the action plans, taking into account the timelines, budgetary mechanism and other factors ...
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World Health Day 2019: National Mission For Clean Ganga Organises Cleaning Of Yamuna Ghat In Delhi

World Health Day 2019: National Mission For Clean Ganga Organises Cleaning Of Yamuna Ghat In Delhi
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National Mission For Clean Ganga (NMCG) has adopted the Kalindi Kunj Ghat of Yamuna in New Delhi and they clean the ghat on a regular basis ...
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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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Delhi Contributes 79 Per Cent To Yamuna Pollution, Haryana Tells Delhi High Court

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In the last hearing, Delhi government told the High Court that Delhi was not getting clean water because Haryana was not allowing clean water to flow into the Yamuna ...
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Rope In Film, Television Actors To Raise Awareness On Yamuna Cleaning: National Green Tribunal-Constituted Panel

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National Green Tribunal News Yamuna Clean-Up
The committee in its report to the NGT also suggested that the authorities should explore the possibility of creating artificial ponds and pits in various localities for idol immersion and that the height of idols should be restricted to a maximum of three feet ...
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Drones, Artificial Intelligence, Satellite Imagery Can Be Used To Monitor Yamuna Floodplains: NGT Constituted Panel

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The panel, constituted by National Green Tribunal, has also recommended that an awareness programme must be organised to make people realise the importance of the river Yamuna ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Without Continuous Flow, Clean Ganga Not Possible, Say Environmentalists

Ganga Rejuvenation: Without Continuous Flow, Clean Ganga Not Possible, Say Environmentalists
Ganga Clean-Up News
While the Union Minister Nitin Gadkari recently claimed that the Ganga will be 100 per cent clean by March 2020, environmentalists say it is still a distant dream due to lack of focus on ensuring the continuous flow of the river ...
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