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Detergent In Sewage Responsible For Toxic Foam In Yamuna: Delhi Pollution Body To The Green Panel

Detergent In Sewage Responsible For Toxic Foam In Yamuna: Delhi Pollution Body To The Green Panel
Delhi News Yamuna Clean-Up
According to Delhi Pollution Control Committee, the presence of ‘dhobi ghats’, directly release of sewage containing phosphate detergents, industrial effluent and the turbulence caused near the barrages have been found responsible for the presence of foam in the river Yamuna ...
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Yamuna River In Delhi Gets Polluted Again As Lockdown Eases

Yamuna River In Delhi Gets Polluted Again As Lockdown Eases
News Rivers Of India
As the industrial activity was halted and other commercial activities slowed down during the lockdown, the Yamuna river cleaned itself, however, as the lockdown was eased, the river is getting polluted again ...
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Lockdown Imposed Due To Coronavirus Improves Water Quality Of Ganga, Yamuna

Lockdown Imposed Due To Coronavirus Improves Water Quality Of Ganga, Yamuna
Coronavirus Outbreak News
With the reduction in industrial activities due to the coronavirus induced lockdown, the water quality of the river Ganga and Yamuna has improved significantly ...
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Yamuna’s Water Quality Improves During Lockdown Due To Lesser Effluents, Increase Fresh Water: DPCC

Yamuna's Water Quality Improves During Lockdown Due To Lesser Effluents, Increase Fresh Water: DPCC
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The lockdown to contain the spread of COVID-19 has resulted in improved water quality of river Yamuna, states Delhi Pollution Control Committee ...
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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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