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Remove Farakka barrage to save Bihar from floods, says Nitish
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Lalu Prasad Yadav blames Jharkhand for floods

While chief minister Nitish Kumar wants silt management policy and removal of Farakka Barrage from the Ganga as a permanent solution to the flood problem, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday blamed the Jharkhand government for ... Asian Age, 1 day ago
Drowned by fury of Ganga The Telegraph, 4 days ago
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Nitish Kumar blames Farakka dam for floods, writes to PM Modi calling for it's demolition

has written to PM seeking demolition of the Farakka dam. 2 95 lives have been lost in the flood ravaged state. 3 Nitish alleged that silt deposition in the Ganga made the floods severe.
 India Today4 days ago 'Farakka Dam' responsible for spate in river Ganga: Nitish  Deccan Herald6 days ago

No scientific evidence proves Farakka Dam caused Bihar floods: Sushil Kumar Modi

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 20:00 Patna: The BJP on Wednesday claimed there is no scientific evidence to prove that floods occurred in Bihar due to Farakka Dam and alleged Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is raising the barrage issue and silt ...
 Zee News3 days ago
First Post.com

Bihar Floods: Nitish requests PM to send Central team

On Sunday, Mr. Kumar, had said the Farakka barrage needed to be "removed" and a national desilting policy put in place to prevent flooding.
 The Hindu3 days ago PM assures Nitish action to tackle Bihar floods  Deccan Herald3 days ago Nitish Kumar meets PM Modi, seeks Centre's intervention in desilting Ganga  First Post.com3 days ago Nitish meets PM, seeks Centre's help in desilting Ganga  Deccan Herald4 days ago
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The Hindu

5 States reel under flood impact, Farakka gates to be opened

Heavy rain over the last two days in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand caused several riverstributaries of the Gangato flood and rise to record levels. In Bihar, flood waters spread to Bhojpur, Buxar, Munger, Bhagalpur and Khagaria districts.
 The Hindu4 days ago
Times of India

Farakka barrage construction dries up hilsa, jumbo prawns supply in state

Varanasi: After the construction of the Farakka Barrage, hilsa disappeared completely from the Ganga, said Arvind Mishra, deputy director of the fishery department presently posted at Jhansi. The Farakka Barrage lacks proper fish passes, restricting ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago 'Fish Ladders' to be installed in river Ganga to help hilsa breeding, says Uma Bharti  DNA3 weeks ago Fish ladders to be put up in Ganga to help hilsa breeding: Uma  Business Standard3 weeks ago Fish Ladders to be installed in river Ganga to help hilsa breeding, says Uma Bharti  Siasat Daily3 weeks ago
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First Post.com

Over 100 houses lost in erosion in West Bengal as 31 villages hit by floods

Around 100 houses were washed away today due to erosion in river Ganga near Farakka barrage while 31 villages were submerged in flood waters of Fullara river affecting 22,000 people in Malda district, officials said. The post Over 100 houses lost in erosion ...
 First Post.com3 weeks ago West Bengal: 31 villages hit by flood, over thousands of lives affected in Malda district, 100 houses lost in erosion  India.com3 weeks ago 31 villages hit by flood in Malda, 100 houses lost in erosion  Economic Times3 weeks ago 31 villages submerged, 22,000 affected in Malda  The Statesman3 weeks ago
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Times of India

Farakka barrage has many disadvantages, says Nitish

Patna: Chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar on Saturday demanded removal of Farakka barrage on river Ganga, saying "the disadvantages of the barrage appear to be higher than its benefits". Raising the issue of Bihar's share in Ganges waters at the 11th ...
 Times of India1 month ago Bihar CM demands removal of Farakka barrage on river Ganga  Times of India1 month ago Lounge loves | Ganga: Moving Upstream  Livemint.com1 month ago
New Delhi Pioneer

Hilsa to climb Farakka ladders to jump onto Bengal plate!

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. new delhi, Aug. 5 -- The Hilsa crisis in West Bengal may not last forever as the Union Water Resources Ministry is planning to install "fish ladders" in the ...
 HT Syndication3 weeks ago

Erosion victims block railway track...

BJP MLA loses home in erosion *Administration passes buck to Farakka Barrage Project Train services and traffic along NH-34 came to a halt today as the erosion victims of Kaliachak III block blocked the railway track and the national highway for ...
 The Echo Of India3 weeks ago
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