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Govt should ensure ‘aviral’ flow of Ganga, says environment scientist BD Tripathi
Times of India

NGRBA expert questions IIT consortium report

Varanasi: An expert member of the National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) and environmental scientist at Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Prof B D Tripathi has questioned the interim report of the consortium of seven IITs on 'Ganga River Basin ... Times of India, 1 week ago

Ensure even a single drop of sewage doesn't mix in Ganga: Uma asks officials

Hardening the stand on cleaning of Ganga river, union water resources minister and vice chairman of National Ganga River Basin Authority Uma Bharti on Wednesday directed its officials to initiate steps to stop the flow of even a single drop of ...
 Millennium Post1 week ago Prof. Sanwar Lal Jat Inaugurates Pavilion of Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation at IITF-2014  Web Newswire1 week ago KDA discusses river front development project with Dutch expert  Times of India3 weeks ago Ganga experts not invited at NGRBA meet  Times of India3 weeks ago

Ganga Authority in Troubled Waters

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious Clean Ganga Project continues to hit roadblocks as 17 posts in the National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA), the nodal agency of the clean-up drive, are lying vacant. The NGBRA was ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Ganga Body Yet to Take Shape with 17 Posts Vacant  New Indian Express1 month ago

What will it take to clean the Ganga?

The Government launched the first phase of the Ganga Action Plan (GAP-1) in 1986; 25 cities in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal, along the stretch of the river, were selected. GAP-II was initiated in 1993; it included the river's tributaries — ...
 Hindu Business Line3 weeks ago Centre to set up "Ganga Vahini" for protecting Ganga  DNA India3 weeks ago Bharti discusses Ganga rejuvenation plan with NEERI  The Echo Of India4 weeks ago Cleansing Ganga: Govt to focus on polluting drainage systems  Business Standard India4 weeks ago
Indian Express

Ganga makes waves in Modi govt, but there are few steering its Mission Ganga

PM Narendra Modi with labourers wields a spade as he participates in the 'Swachh Bharat Campaign' at Assi Ghat in Varanasi on Saturday. (Source: PTI) The Ganga occupies a dear spot in the Modi government's heart, while cleaning the river has been ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago #dnaEdit: Legislation as solution  DNA India2 weeks ago Coming: Law to save the Ganga  Indian Express2 weeks ago Save Ganga mission: Indigenous trees to enhance water flow  ProKerala.com1 month ago
DNA India

Heavy toxic metals in Ganga contaminate food chain too

Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi might be startled to know that despite his clarion call to restore the pristine glory of the Ganga, the river in Kashi is not only polluted with municipal wastewater but also with toxic heavy metals that have ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago NRIs enthused over pitching in to clean Ganga  DNA India3 weeks ago Clean Ganga: NGRBA struggling to take off despite NDA government's push  DNA India1 month ago Establishment of the Clean Ganga Fund  Business Standard India2 months ago

Asthi-Visarjan in Ganga: Uma takes U-turn

Varanasi: Taking a U-turn on the issue of restricting `Asthi-Visarjan' (disposal of mortal remains) in the Ganga, union water resource minister Uma Bharti has now decided to leave the final decision on Shankaracharyas, akhadas and religious ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Govt moves to clean Ganges; no remains to be immersed in holy river  Rediff.com4 weeks ago No immersion of mortal remains on the banks of Ganga: Bharti  Business Standard India4 weeks ago

SC asks National Green Tribunal to try industries polluting Ganga

The Supreme Court asked the National Green tribunal to pass directions against industries violating pollution norms. Photo: Mint New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will now oversee the aspect of industries polluting the Ganga, the ...
 Livemint.com3 weeks ago SC cracks whip on Centre, PCB; questions action against polluting industries  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Ganga gets heavenly help: Satellites to now monitor pollution

Keep in check: Isro officials would be able to monitor untreated waste falling into river or any other source polluting river, through satellites RNA Research & Archives India's holy river, Ganga, is all set to get heavenly help for its ...
 DNA India4 weeks ago Effluent flow into Ganga needs to be strictly monitored: SC  Livemint.com1 month ago

India forms new panel to review Ganga hydropower project reports

The Indian government has formed a new panel to review reports on hydropower projects on the Ganga River tributaries Alakananda and Bhagirathi in Uttarakhand. Economic Times cited Indian Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti as saying to the National ...
 Energy Business Review3 weeks ago Government forms panel to review reports on Ganga Hydropower projects  Economic Times3 weeks ago
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