Ganga rejuvenation project

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Overseas Indians contributed less than 2 per cent to Clean Ganga Fund, 86 per cent from govt entities

The CGF was cleared by the Union Cabinet on September 24, 2014, and constituted in January 2015. It is managed by the National Mission for Clean Ganga under the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.

Will remain connected with Ganga: Uma Bharti

Union minister Uma Bharti said her connection with the Ganga river will continue despite a change in portfolio. Bharti was recently transferred to the ministry of drinking water and sanitation.

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MoEF depts for Ganga transferred to Water Ministry

Four concerned ministries had already set up to prepare an action plan for rejuvenating the river.

Ganga clean-up plan by year-end

In the backdrop of the Ganga rejuvenation project being undertaken by the Centre, the government Monday said an action plan for the clean-up of the Ganga and Yamuna rivers may be formulated by the year-end after a consultation with the stakeholders. In reply to a question in Parliament, the Ministry of Water Resources said the […]

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