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International Coastal Clean-Up Day: Thousands Of Volunteers Come Together To Clean Coasts Across The Country

International Coastal Clean-Up Day: Thousands Of Volunteers Come Together To Clean Coasts Across The Country
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To mark the International Coastal Clean-up Day, various beach and river coast clean-up drives were organised across the country where scores of people volunteered ...
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This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies Across 14 States

This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies
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When Arun Krishnamurthy saw the garbage being dumped in a nearby pond, he decided to quit his job at Google and launch an eco-movement called Environmentalist Foundation of India that has cleaned and restored at least 93 freshwater bodies across 14 Indian states ...
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Home To Three World Heritage Sites, Agra’s Pollution Level Remains Alarming: River Activists

Home To Three World Heritage Sites, Agra's Pollution Level Remains Alarming: River Activists
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As per river environmentalist, there is a need of a comprehensive National Rivers Policy and a Central Rivers Authority to rejuvenate and conserve rivers and other water bodies in the country ...
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Over Rs. 5,800 Crore Sanctioned For Cleaning 34 Polluted Rivers: Ministry Of Environment

Over Rs. 5,800 Crore Sanctioned For Cleaning 34 Polluted Rivers: Ministry Of Environment
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Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Babul Supriyo told the parliament that 351 stretches of polluted rivers have been identified by Central Pollution Control Board which will be cleaned under the National River Conservation Plan ...
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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
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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
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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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