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Sutlej river


Green rights activist Medha Patkar launches 'Sutlej Bachao, Punjab Bachao' campaign

November 21, 2021 8:46 pm

Many NGOs have been campaigning for months for saving river Sutlej. Their primary demands include cancellation of a proposal to create an industrial park near Mattewara forest and to bring transparency in the Buddha Nullah rejuvenation project.

Green activists red-flag project: Pollution board unaware of industrial park near Sutlej, Punjab says committed to keeping river clean

July 14, 2020 12:21 am

Amid rising criticism of state Cabinet’s recent decision to give a go-ahead to the project, the government on Monday categorically stated that no part of the 2,300-acre Mattewara forest was part of the proposed 1000-acre development.

Lockdown Impact: Beas cleanest in state, little improvement in Sutlej downstream from Ludhiana

April 25, 2020 9:55 pm

A comparative study of river water quality was conducted between March 20 and April 2o by the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) under the National Water Monitoring Programme (NWMP).

Water from Pakistan has doubled, border villages flooded: Ferozepur DC

August 22, 2019 2:38 am

The Ferozepur DC said, “We had made advance arrangements. Army, BSF and NDRF personnel are rescuing people. Till Wednesday, nearly 368 villagers have been rescued by NDRF men.”

Punjab floods: For two villages on Sutlej’s banks, a sea of loss

August 21, 2019 12:30 pm

They braved the 1988 floods, but have lost homes, cattle and all their crop to the swollen river in last two days

Breach at Sutlej, villages put on high alert

August 13, 2015 6:26 am

The timely action of administration and villagers saved the villages from floods and reconstruction of the bundh started.

Buddha Nullah: Four years and Rs 200 cr later, Delhi company to make fresh start

July 15, 2014 4:23 am

Representatives of the team, which is also handling the work of cleaning Yamuna river, visited the sites in the city on Monday.

6,000 acres in Ferozepur under water

April 08, 2014 6:13 pm

With water released in Sutlej river from Harike headworks reaching Ferozepur on Monday,around 6,000 acres of farm land was flooded

Flood relief: District sought Rs 16 crore,but got Rs 2 cr only

June 19, 2013 5:02 am

Though the district administration has claimed to have made all arrangements in case of floods in the city,out of a total of Rs 16 crore

14-year-old raped near Sutlej after abduction

March 25, 2013 3:28 am

A 14-year-old girl was raped by a youth in an isolated area in Phillaur near Sutlej on Sunday morning.