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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‚Äôs needs Business Line, 1 month ago
The utility of Farakka Barrage? Bangladesh Daily Star, 1 month ago

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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 Reports on Farakka \\'misleading\\'  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago Reports on Farakka misleading: India  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago India says it's misleading  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago
Siasat Daily

'Farakka Barrage release did not cause floods'

PTI New Delhi: India termed as "erroneous and misleading" the reports of floods in Bangladesh caused by the release of water from the Farakka Barrage on the Indian side. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup also said that the ...
 News Today1 month ago PTI - INDOBANGLA - Reports of Farakka Barrage water release causing floods in B'desh erroneous: India  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Reports of Farakka Barrage Water Release Causing Floods in Bdesh Erroneous: India  Siasat Daily1 month ago

Opening Farakka Barrage gates in monsoon routine activity: India

India has said that the Farakka Barrage gates remain open in monsoon for the smooth passage of the Ganges flows as a routine and unavoidable activity. Indian foreign office spokesperson on Friday termed media reports regarding waters released by ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago Opening Farakka gates during monsoon routine and unavoidable: India  Bdnews24.com1 month ago India orders opening of Farakka Barrage gates  Financial Express Bangladesh2 months ago Patna remains on tenterhooks despite lifting of Farakka gates  HT Syndication2 months ago
Deccan Chronicle

Bihar pitches for action due to siltation caused by Farakka Barrage

Patna : The Bihar government today made a strong presentation before a committee constituted by Union Water Resources Ministry to show how siltation in the Ganga due to the Farakka Barrage had caused flooding in the region. Principal Secretary of ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Politics of Prohibition & Polarisation in Bihar  Peoples Democracy.in1 month ago Bihar presents its case for silt policy  HT Syndication1 month ago Are Bihar floods a man-made disaster?  Rediff.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 Chronicle2 months ago Lalu Prasad Yadav blames Jharkhand for floods  Asian Age2 months ago

Farakka barrage must go: Nitish

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Patna, Aug. 22 -- Chief minister Nitish Kumar is livid over the Farakka and Bansagar agreements, which he feels have left Bihar incapable of dealing with floods ...
 HT Syndication2 months ago CM to PM: Dismantle Farakka  HT Syndication2 months ago

'Fish Ladders' to be installed in river Ganga to help hilsa breeding, says Uma Bharti

After the move, the fresh-water fish will be able to move up the stream from Farakka Barrage to avoid sea water
 DNA2 months ago Fish ladders to be put up in Ganga to help hilsa breeding: Uma  Business Standard2 months ago

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.com2 months ago 31 villages hit by flood in Malda, 100 houses lost in erosion  Business Standard2 months ago
Times of India

'Remove Farakka barrage', demands Nitish Kumar as flood situation in Bihar turns grim

PATNA: With the rise of water level in Ganga creating flood-like situation in all the districts situated along its banks in Bihar, CM Nitish Kumar on Sunday reiterated his demand to remove Farakka dam. Bihar CM asked the Centre to remove the dam or ...
 Times of India2 months ago Flood situation grim in Malda  The Echo Of India2 months ago UP floods worsen after water flows from MP, Uttrakhand, Nepal  Mid Day2 months ago Flood Situation Grim, CM Seeks Help from Center  PatnaDaily.com2 months ago
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