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Rajasthan flagged polluted water from Punjab last year

Rajasthan government requested the CPCB to asses the extent of pollution by joint monitoring of the rivers and their tributaries as well as the canals originating from Punjab at Harike.

Beas pollution: Chadha sugar mill a serial offender

Documents accessed by The Indian Express show they had failed to comply with the direction to install online emission and effluent monitoring system by June 30, 2015.


Molasses spill in Beas river a severe setback to aquatic bio diversity in state: Top expert

Dr Johal contested the statement of the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) officials that that the water in the river is now of better quality.

NGT takes cognisance of Punjab AAP MLAs’ complaint on river water pollution

The complaint stated that there are very serious reports of grave and dangerous levels of poisonous pollution in the rivers, canals and drains has rocked the state of Punjab.

Spillage of molasses in Beas — PPCB puts sugar mill on notice, Captain Amarinder Singh cracks the whip too

The CM sought a detailed report from the Department of Environment on the inquiry initiated into the incident, which had damaged aquatic life and polluted the river waters.

Spillage of molasses in Beas — A boatman bemoans: I would drink from it often... will I do it again?

In the only action so far against the sugar mill, the state’s wildlife department has produced a challan in a court at Batala, which has kept the next hearing for June 2.


Three members of Hyderabad institute among 9 named in chargesheet

The investigations in the case are being monitored by Himachal Pradesh High Court.

Mandi tragedy: Family of students who died to get Rs 5 lakh each

The order was passed by the court over a PIL initiated on basis of newspaper reports in a suo moto action.

Mandi tragedy: Probe report blames Larji project authorities; HC talks tough

The court directed the government to file a status report by June 24.

Mandi Tragedy: Side scan sonars deployed to intensify the search for missing dead bodies

The technology will be used to trace bodies apparently buried and entrapped in sand mud and rock boulders.

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Mandi Tragedy: Beas river dried up to help ongoing search operation

Nearly two-hour long special search operation to find bodies of Hyderabad engineering students in Beas river was carried out on Saturday.

Himachal tragedy: Friends, family bid adieu to Devasish Bose

Priests offer prayers during the funeral service of Devasish Bose.