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Newspaper Hawkers Take Charge Of Cleaning Yamuna River Banks In Delhi

Newspaper Hawkers Take Charge Of Cleaning Yamuna River Banks In Delhi
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More than 100 newspaper hawkers of the city took it upon themselves to be the change that they want to see and led a clean-up drive on the banks of river Yamuna ...
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Mining Polluted Two Major Rivers In Goa, Hit Ecology, Suggests Study

Mining Polluted Two Major Rivers In Goa, Hit Ecology, Suggests Study
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The study by Marine Science Department of the Goa University has revealed that the Bicholim river is ‘strongly polluted’ with iron and manganese whereas the Mandovi river is ‘moderately polluted’ with manganese and lead ...
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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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Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant Reprimands A Man Over Dumping Of Floral Waste Into A Local River

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant Reprimands A Man Over Dumping Of Floral Waste Into A The Local River
Goa News
Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on noticing a man dump 'nirmalya' (flowers offered to God) into the river Cumbharjua, stopped his convoy to reprimand him ...
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River Pollution: Gomti – A River In Trouble

River Pollution: Gomti – A River In Trouble
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As many as 180 small drains discharge factory effluents and solid waste into the river Gomti and the situation is worse every summer, when the water level is low ...
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Projects To Reduce Pollution In River Mula-Mutha Fast-Tracked, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar

Projects To Reduce Pollution In River Mula-Mutha Fast-Tracked, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar
Maharashtra News
The components proposed under projects to restore the Mula-Mutha river include the construction of eleven new Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) and laying of 113.6 km of sewer lines for collection of untapped sewage ...
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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
Gujarat News Rivers Of India
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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Even A Drop Of Pollution In Ganga Is Matter Of Concern, Says National Green Tribunal

Even A Drop Of Pollution In Ganga Is Matter Of Concern, Says National Green Tribunal
Ganga Clean-Up National Green Tribunal News
National Green Tribunal directed that the National Mission for Clean Ganga needs to duly demarcate flood plains, set up biodiversity parks and undertake afforestation ...
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Yamuna Pollution: Glucose, Milk Poured Into Yamuna To Stress Crisis In Agra

As a token of gesture, they offered boxes of glucose and milk to “Yamuna Maiyya” (mother Yamuna) on the occasion of Mothers’ Day
News Uttar Pradesh Yamuna Clean-Up
On the occasion of Mother’s Day, several members of the River Connect Campaign gathered around the Yamuna to express their concern over the almost ‘dead’ river ...
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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
News Yamuna Clean-Up
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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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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Maharashtra Has Highest Number Of Polluted Rivers In Country, Says National Green Tribunal

The NGT was hearing a petition seeking compliance of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in all states and Union Territories
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The National Green Tribunal noted that presently Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai have only one water treatment plant each and Mumbai is 71st most polluted city in the world ...
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