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Narmada river


On 69th birthday, PM Modi spends time with his mother

September 17, 2019 5:23 pm

On his 69th birthday, PM Narendra Modi had lunch with his mother. Images shared by BJP on its Twitter handle showed Modi and his mother enjoying a Gujarati thali.

Wishes and greetings pour in for PM Modi on his 69th birthday

September 17, 2019 10:36 pm

PM Narendra Modi Birthday Celebrations Highlights: PM Modi participated in Namami Narmade Mahotsava, an event organised by the state government to mark the occasion of the Sardar Sarovar Dam crossing its Full Reservoir Level (FRL) of 138.68 metres.

Gujarat's revenue from Narmada waters doubles in five years

September 12, 2019 10:17 am

For every 1,000 litres of Narmada water supplied, the state government charged Rs 3.14 from each residential consumer and Rs 25.95 from industries, states data tabled in the legislative assembly.

Gujarat: Empty dams of Saurashtra will be filled up with Narmada water, says CM Vijay Rupani

August 20, 2019 12:07 am

“Due to good rainfall, Narmada dam has been filled up to its capacity and therefore, those dams in Saurashtra and Kutch which are empty will be filled up with water,” an official release from the state information department quoted Rupani as saying.

Sardar Sarovar dam on River Narmada: MP, Gujarat spar over rehabilitation of displaced people, power generation

July 21, 2019 2:09 am

Interacting with journalists in Rajkot, Rupani said, “Share of Narmada waters has been decided by the award of (Narmada Water Disputes) Tribunal in 1979. No state has any right to make any changes to it.”

Once a Hilsa trove, this Gujarat village now struggles to find catch

June 07, 2019 11:16 am

Hilsa, a marine fish much coveted in Bengali cuisine, migrates into the Narmada estuary to spawn and its peak upstream migration happens between July and August and continues till late November.

Gujarat to get nearly 2 million acre feet less water from Narmada

December 17, 2018 1:17 am

Normally, Gujarat gets around 9 MAF water from the Narmada river basin as per the Narmada Water Disputes Tribunal's final award in 1979.

Babas in government

April 28, 2018 1:20 am

Appointment of so-called spiritual leaders as MP ministers is worrying.

In Gujarat’s water crisis, key question: why is Narmada’s level low this year?

March 28, 2018 7:33 am

With the onset of summer, water level at the Sardar Sarovar Dam has dipped below the minimum drawdown level of 110.64 m, and stretches of the canal network are lying parched. The state is now forced to use the ‘dead storage’ of the dam.

As Narmada starts drying up near its mouth, problems surface for villagers

March 19, 2018 5:57 am

With three feet water, boats can’t ply, forcing people to wade through crocodile-infested river