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Maharashtra's Famous Kumbh Bathing Spot Goes Waterless After 130 Years

No lasting solution to fill pond in sight

Nashik: The Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC), which first faced problems in the form of a dried up Ramkund and later filling it with stagnant water, is firm on topping up the pond with tankers. However, with drought affecting the city to a large ... Times of India, 2 weeks ago
Murky flows the Godavari in Ramkund Times of India, 2 weeks ago

Tankers to keep filling Ramkund

Nashik: The civic administration has decided to continue filling Ramkund with water using tankers till the next Kumbh Parva on April 15 even as priests and activists demanded steps to clear the concrete blocking Aruna river. The fabled confluence ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Maharashtra drought: Sacred pond Ramkund refilled by water tankers  DNA3 weeks ago Tanker water used to fill sacred pond in Maharashtra  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago Tanker Water Used To Fill Spiritual Bathing Spot In Maharashtra  NDTV3 weeks ago
DNA India

Ramkund goes dry as drought depletes Gangapur dam stock

Nashik, Apr 8 (PTI) With drought cvondition becoming severe in Maharashtra, Ramkund, the sacred bathing ghat on Godavari river here, has dried up for the first time in last 139 years resulting in religious rituals almost coming to halt. Ramkund has ...
 Press Trust of India3 weeks ago Many suggestions to a dry river  DNA India3 weeks ago PTI - RAMKUND (BES15) - Ramkund goes dry as drought depletes Gangapur dam stock  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago Activists frown upon bore well suggestion at Ramkund  DNA India1 month ago
Sakaal Times

Priests seek water at Ramkund to perform rituals

Nashik: The Purohit Sangh on Tuesday sought municipal commissioner Praveen Gedam to ensure continuous water supply at Ramkund where various religious rituals are performed. The civic administration had emptied the pond last week to clean it. It has ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Water from borewells to be pumped into Ramkund  Asian Age1 month ago Train to supply water to Latur from Miraj  Sakaal Times3 weeks ago Go water rich the Israel way  The Statesman3 weeks ago

Tank for mortal remains missing

Nashik: The artificial pond created near Ramkund in 2013 for immersing mortal remains to prevent pollution of the Godavari has gone missing since the past few months. The lifeguards along the banks of the river claim that the artificial pond was ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Ancient ponds only hope for Godavari

Nashik: Seventeen ponds, including the Ramkund, with natural springs once brought continuous flow of water to the Godavari passing through the city. Since 1991, all ponds barring three, were covered under layers of concrete disconnecting the natural ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Famous Ramkund on Godavari river dries up

Nashik, Apr 7 (UNI) Ramkund, the ghat on the river Godavari where hundreds of pilgrims take a holy dip during the Kumbh Mela, has dried up for the first time in past 130 years due to drought this year. Ramkund is the spot where the river Godavari ...
 United News of India3 weeks ago Civic chief explores options of constructing weirs in river  Times of India3 weeks ago

Pune: 100-year-old Holkar bridge is falling ...

Nashik: The 100-year-old Victoria bridge, popularly known as Ahilyabai Holkar bridge, in the vicinity of Ramkund was already in danger. And the ongoing drought seems to be an added cause for concern. City-based environment activists have expressed ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Quiet chokes the Godavari: River turns into trickle in Maharashtra

Concrete is chocking the mighty Godavari. The second largest river in the country that waters three states — Maharashtra, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh — during its 1,465-km journey to the Bay of Bengal, is not even a trickle at Trimbakeshwar, ...
 Hindustan Times2 days ago

Civic body awaits GSDA report to dig borewells

Nashik: The civic body is awaiting the report of the Groundwater Survey and Development Agency (GSDA) before it starts digging borewells near near the Ahilyabai Holkar bridge to fill the sacred Ramkund. Local activists and priests came down ...
 Times of India1 week ago
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