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

Govt should ensure ‘aviral’ flow of Ganga, says environmen...

After the UPA government constituted the National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) in 2009 and announced “Mission Clean Ganga by 2020”, the NDA government led by Narendra Modi has set a target to clean the holy river in the next 18 years. Times of India, 4 weeks ago

Narendra Modi government all set to revive National Ganga River Basin Authority

(NGRBA), which has been ineffective, toothless and a non-starter since its inception in 2009, is all set to get a fresh lease of life as the central government has decided to modify and restructure it.
 DNA1 month ago Achievements and Initiatives of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation  Noodls4 weeks ago Ganga body transferred to water resources ministry  Times of India2 months ago NGRBA shifted from Environment Ministry to Water Resources  Business Standard2 months ago

National River: Ganga

Image: Chaitanya Dinesh Surpur Why was it made a national symbol? The Ganga is India's longest river (2,525 km) and is considered the holiest of rivers by Hindus. It was declared a national river by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2008 in ...
 Forbes India2 months ago Ganga to be made model river of the world: Uma  NetIndia123.com4 weeks ago Effluent flow into Ganga needs to be strictly monitored: SC  Livemint.com1 week ago
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Consortium of IIT professionals formed on Ganga River Basin Management: Centre to SC

New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that it is committed to clean Ganga, which was its pre-poll promise, and steps would be taken to prevent any pollution going into the holy river. In a affidavit filed in ...
 IBNLive India News1 month ago Establishment of the Clean Ganga Fund  Business Standard India1 month ago Clean Ganga: NGRBA struggling to take off despite NDA government's push  DNA India3 weeks ago SC Raps Centre Over the Cleaning of Ganga  Outlook India1 month 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 Express3 weeks ago Ganga Body Yet to Take Shape with 17 Posts Vacant  New Indian Express3 weeks ago
Asian Connection

SC cracks whip on Centre, PCB; questions action against polluting industries

ion to clean River Ganga got its first priority fixed on Wednesday when the Supreme Court decided to get cracking on grossly polluting industries discharging chemical waste into the river. The court asked the Centre and the Central Pollution Control ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago Are you planning to take another 200 years to clean Ganga? SC raps Centre  Asian Connection1 month ago Your plan will take 200 yrs to clean Ganga: SC to Centre  Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago

29-yr-old Ganga lab suffers negligence of authority

Varanasi: Would Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has vowed to make 'Ganga Maa' pollution free and clean, take note of the deteriorating condition of 29-year old Ganga Laboratory in his own constituency? Although the Central government has ...
 Times of India1 month ago A clean ganga  Asian Age2 months ago Water resources ministry gets additional wings to pursue its clean Ganga mission  Economic Times2 months ago

Save Ganga mission: Indigenous trees to enhance water flow

New Delhi, Oct 12 As the Narendra Modi government gears up with its mammoth mission to clean the river Ganga, details are being worked out to plant thousands of indigenous trees with high water retention in the Himalayas to help increase its water ...
 ProKerala.com1 week ago Save Ganga mission Indigenous trees to enhance water flow  Calcutta News.Net1 week ago

Nominal changes on Ganga's health post-immersion: PCB

Varanasi: Nominal changes were recorded in the quality of Ganga water after idol immersion during Dussehra. The Varanasi regional office of UP Pollution Control Board collected the samples and analysed the water quality before immersion, during ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Regaining the Past to flow into the Future

Open Essay Saraswati Nandini Majumdar is the author of Banaras: Walks Through India's Sacred City . She is associated with NIRMAN, an NGO that works for education and the arts ( The Ganga is moving away from the ghats.
 Open2 weeks ago
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