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Devotees Stand Knee-Deep In Toxic Foam In Delhi’s Yamuna For Chhath Puja

Devotees Stand Knee-Deep In Toxic Foam In Delhi's Yamuna For Chhath Puja
Delhi News Rivers Of India
Delhi pollution: The devotees - braving the hazardous pollution and rain - were seen almost knee-deep in the Yamuna river froth that looks like candy-floss. Some young women were even seen taking selfies, standing in the middle of the smelly foam ...
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River Yamuna Pollution Endangering Lives Of People, Activists Demand Clean-Up

River Yamuna Pollution Endangering Lives Of People, Activists Demand Clean-Up
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In bid to demand action from the authorities and make Yamuna pollution-free, green activists gathered along the banks of the Yamuna demanding immediate action to clean-up of the river ...
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Activists Flag Concern Over Insufficient Artificial Ponds For Idol Immersion

Activists Flag Concern Over Insufficient Artificial Ponds For Idol Immersion
Delhi News
The Delhi government had created 89 artificial ponds for idol immersion across the city to prevent the Yamuna from getting polluted ...
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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River

‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River
News Rivers Of India Uttar Pradesh
On the occasion of World Rivers Day, environmentalists prepared a charter of demands to be presented to the government seeking steps to rejuvenate the river Yamuna including setting up of a central rivers authority and national rivers policy ...
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Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated

Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated
Delhi News
As part of the Yamuna flood plains water storage project, artificial reservoirs are being created on the Yamuna flood plains, to collect floodwater and recharge groundwater ...
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‘Paper Queen’, Scottish-Indian Entrepreneur And Philanthropist To Help Clean Yamuna

'Paper Queen', Scottish-Indian Entrepreneur And Philanthropist To Help Clean Yamuna
News Yamuna Clean-Up
Scottish-Indian entrepreneur and renowned philanthropist Poonam Gupta wishes to help in cleaning river Yamuna which along with the Taj Mahal are the true "pahchaan" (identity) of India ...
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Vegetables Grown In Yamuna Floodplains Contaminated With Toxic Heavy Metals, Reveals NEERI

Vegetables Grown In Yamuna Floodplains Contaminated With Toxic Heavy Metals, Reveals NEERI
Delhi News
The study conducted by National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), suggests that monitoring and testing of heavy metals in vegetables, as well as soil and irrigation water along with water of River Yamuna, should be done by concerned authorities on a regular basis ...
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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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National Green Tribunal Panel Asks UP, Haryana To Coordinate With Delhi On The Issue Of Idol Immersion

National Green Tribunal Panel Asks UP, Haryana To Coordinate With Delhi On The Issue Of Idol Immersion
Delhi News
In a bid to reduce pollution in the Yamuna river, the National Green Tribunal said that officials from Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana should make efforts to stop immersion of idols in the Yamuna river as part of religious ceremonies ...
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‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project

‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project
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The Delhi cabinet, chaired by the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, approved the project for water conservation in the River Yamuna floodplains ...
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River Conservation: A Drying Yamuna Could Endanger Taj Mahal, Say Experts

River Conservation: A Drying Yamuna Could Endanger Taj Mahal, Say Experts
News Uttar Pradesh
As per experts, the beauty of the Taj Mahal is no longer reflected in the waters of the Yamuna because the river is almost dry and filled with sewage waste ...
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Delhi Chief Minister Seeks Centre’s Cooperation For Yamuna Flood Plains Water Storage Project

Delhi Chief Minister Seeks Centre's Cooperation For Yamuna Flood Plains Water Storage Project
Delhi News Yamuna Clean-Up
Implementation of Yamuna River floodplains water storage project during a single Monsoon will be sufficient to meet Delhi's water requirements for two years, said Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal ...
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