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ganga pollution


NGT directs CPCB to submit report on improvement of water quality in Ganga, Yamuna

May 23, 2020 8:22 pm

Asking for a detailed report on the issue, the green panel directed that once industrial and other activities resume, it should be ensured that all the environment laws are complied with.

Nuanced interventions, not bureaucratic silos, will help to clean the Ganga

May 18, 2019 10:21 am

The cleanliness of the river on the ground is driven by engineering. This does not consider the health of the worker, the health of the river from an environmental standpoint or ensuring that the processes in place work smoothly. 

Two tributaries increasing Ganga pollution load: Report

December 21, 2018 6:59 am

The report summarises water quality of the river during four rounds of biological testing in the Uttarakhand stretch, and reveals that at the Haridwar barrage biological water quality improves from slight pollution to clean.

Centre proposes online monitoring of Ganga pollution in UP

March 11, 2015 3:46 am

These devices are proposed to be installed at 57 different locations across the state.

Closure starts for 98 Kanpur tanneries

February 02, 2015 1:28 am

Kanpur had 402 tanneries, of which 77 are lying defunct. The 98 tanneries are among the 323 that were operational.

The river must flow

June 18, 2014 12:57 am

Old missteps must be avoided in the project to clean the Ganga.

CM: Outsiders need not worry about cleaning Ganga

December 22, 2013 3:31 am

Akhilesh also ridiculed Modi’s charges that people in UP are harassed for bribes in getting jobs and transfers

Ganga pollution: 1 month,1,100 complaints,3 FIRs

June 04, 2013 12:37 am

campaign: NGO Ganga Seva Abhiyanam has appealed to public to lodge complaints against govt depts as well as individuals who are polluting the river

Idol immersion further polluting Ganga water

October 26, 2012 5:23 pm

1,500 idols of Goddess Durga were immersed due to which 60,000 kgs of toxic material was discharged.

New scheme to check Ganga pollution

December 16, 2010 12:02 am

The decision in this regard was taken at a meeting chaired by the Prime Minister.