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Should the Farakka barrage be removed?

Its design has obstructed sediment flow, perhaps causing floods in Bihar. But it also helped meet Kolkata’s needs
 Business Line1 month ago The utility of Farakka Barrage?  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Flood fury continues in Bihar; CM wants dismantling of Farakka Barrage  Tehelka1 month ago Bihar Floods: Nitish requests PM to send Central team  The Hindu1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle


SILTATION-BIHAR Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Bihar strongly pitches for action due to siltation caused by Farakka Patna, Sep 20 (PTI) The Bihar government today made a strong presentation before a committee constituted by Union Water Resources ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago PTI - SILTATION-BIHAR - Bihar strongly pitches for action due to siltation caused by Farakka  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Bihar strongly pitches for action due to siltation caused by Farakka  Oneindia1 month ago Bihar pitches for action due to siltation caused by Farakka Barrage  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
Siasat Daily

India trashes reports on Farakka water flooding Bangladesh

Indian ministry of external affairs has criticised the media reports regarding release of water from Farakka Barrage contributing to floods in Bangladesh as erroneous and misleading. The official spokesperson of the ministry Vikas Swarup, came up ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago 'Farakka Barrage release did not cause floods'  News Today1 month ago Media reports on Farakka water misleading: India  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago PTI - INDOBANGLA - Reports of Farakka Barrage water release causing floods in B'desh erroneous: India  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
United News of India

Bullet kills youth during police clash

A youth died of a bullet wound he suffered during a clash between police and villagers on a highway in Farakka today over a roadblock to protest erratic power supply. Villagers who had blocked NH34, which connects Calcutta to Dalkhola in North Dinajpur, ...
 The Telegraph1 month ago One killed, 20 injured at Farakka as agitators turn violent  Times of India1 month ago Protesters, policemen injured in Murshidabad clash  United News of India1 month ago Villagers , police clash over power cuts; CPM, Cong give 12-hr bandh call at Jangipur sub-division today  The Echo Of India1 month ago
Siasat Daily

Farakka dam not cause of floods in Bihar: Experts

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Patna, Aug. 27 -- Well known hydrologist and former head of civil engineering department of Patna University T Prasad on Friday said Farakka barrage was not the ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago BJP-NITISH - No scientific evidence proves Farakka Dam caused Bihar floods: Sushil  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Yes, Farakka adds to Bihar's flood woes: Expert  Times of India1 month ago No Scientific Evidence Proves Farakka Dam Caused Bihar Floods: Sushil Kumar Modi  Siasat Daily1 month ago

Mahanadi joust

The bitter irony posed by nature's bounty is palpable from Farakka in West Bengal to Cauvery in the South via the Mahanadi that flows through Odisha and Chhattisgarh. And it is the construction of dams and barrages and the release of water that is ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago
The Hindu

Reviving the Farakka debate

The recent floods in Bihar and to a lesser extent in places such as eastern Uttar Pradesh and parts of West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh have again raised serious questions about the role of dams and barrages in flood protection. The massive discharges ...
 The Statesman1 month ago 5 States reel under flood impact, Farakka gates to be opened  The Hindu1 month ago Floods in West Bengal  The Echo Of India1 month ago Photo essay: State of flood  Livemint.com1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Lalu Yadav stirs row with flood remark

Patna: While chief minister Nitish Kumar wants silt management policy and removal of Farakka Barrage from Ganga as a permanent solution to the flood problem, RJD Chief Lalu Yadav on Thursday blamed Jharkhand government for releasing excessive water ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Lalu Prasad Yadav blames Jharkhand for floods  Asian Age1 month ago

CM to PM: Dismantle Farakka

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Patna, Aug. 24 -- Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday met Prime Minister Na rend ra Mod ito apprise him of the flood situation in 12 Bihar districts, ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago Farakka barrage must go: Nitish  HT Syndication2 months ago CM announces projects for Murshidabad  HT Syndication3 weeks ago
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