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Cabinet okays transfer of 58.81 acres Farakka Barrage land to BSF
United News of India

Farakka Barrage Project continues to serve India

Farakka Barrage Project will also be benefitted by guarding of crucial Indian frontiers with Bangladesh by BSF in Malda District, which is adjoining to Farakka Barrage Project, a project of both National and International importance. Also, possibility of ... One India, 4 days ago
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Land given for BSF battalion in Malda

NEW DELHI: The government on Wednesday approved transfer of around 59 acres belonging to Farakka Barrage Project to the Border Security Force (BSF) for setting up a battalion centre in West Bengal's Malda district. A meeting of the Union Cabinet, ...
 Times of India1 week ago Cabinet approves transfer of 59 acres of land to BSF in Malda  Business Standard1 week ago PTI - CABINET-BSF - Cabinet approves transfer of 59 acres of land to BSF in Malda  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago CABINET-BSF - Cabinet approves transfer of 59 acres of land to BSF in Malda  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago

Transfer of 58.81 acres land of Farakka Barrage Project at Farakka to Border Security Force for establishment of 04-BattaIion Head Quarters of BSF

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for transfer of 58.81 acres of surplus land of Farakka Barrage Project under Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation to Border Security ...
 PIB1 week ago

Is the mighty Ganga drying up?

Last month, the NTPC plant near Farakka barrage was shut down after flow dipped. The Ganga that has nourished the Indian civilisation for centuries has recorded a historically low inflow in its lower reaches this year, going by the evidence on ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Twin factors hit Farakka output

Behrampore, March 12: Central power utility NTPC Limited has scaled back power generation at its Farakka plant as the water level has dipped to its lowest in a decade following a dry spell upstream. The dry spell has coincided with the onset of a ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Low Water Level Shuts Down Most Of Farakka Power Plant In West Bengal  NDTV1 month ago

Bihar to approach courts on barrages over Ganga

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Patna, March 9 -- Bihar may take to courts to protect its interest if the ambitious Haldia-Allahabad National Waterway project on the Ganga, proposed by the ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago

February 19, 1976, Forty Years Ago: Talks WithDacca

The Indian government made it known that Bangladesh's precondition for talks on Farakka that India should stop drawing any water from the barrage was wholly unacceptable to it. A ministry of external affairs spokesperson said India appreciated ...
 Yahoo! India2 months ago

Sinking island of Ghoramara

Has the vessel left for Ghoramara? asks a woman in a green salwar kameez, wearing outsized sunglasses. The ferry guard tells her it's yet to arrive. She looks at a group of three women waiting behind her, Let's wait, have some cha. They walk across ...
 Gulf News2 days ago

In city of joy, a clean Ganga only key to a serene voyage

Not all cities across the world can boast of rides over their rippling waters as well as on land surfaces. The ones which were built, grown and have evolved over time along river-streams, rivulets and distributaries can certainly enjoy the best of these both ...
 Asian Age3 days ago

India-Nepal river linking project must be scrapped

INDIAS plan to divert waters upstream the Himalayan river Sharda, also known as Mahakali, in Nepal to the Shabarmati in Gujarat through the Yamuna in Uttarakhand and the Sukli in Rajasthan and Hariyana under an India-Nepal river linking project — ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 week ago India facing its worst water crisis  Deccan Herald1 week ago Running dry  BBC3 weeks ago Is India facing its worst-ever water crisis?  BBC1 month ago
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