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Saturday, July 04, 2020

Yamuna river 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.

In the pipeline: Fix for high level of ammonia in Delhi water

May 30, 2019 2:49 am

The DJB, under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, cleared the Rs 598-crore project Wednesday.

Floodwater improves Yamuna's water quality, experts say river 'healthiest' this year

July 31, 2018 6:55 pm

The improvement is largely due to the increased oxygen content of the water which cleanses the river and helps keep pollutants in check, experts said.

After NGT ire, DJB draws up plan to ‘improve’ Yamuna

July 28, 2017 4:38 am

The DJB, during its site inspections, noted: “Hutments, cowsheds/dairies, dhobi ghats and parking spots were observed on the left bank of the Yamuna within the floodplain boundary. These activities contribute to the pollution to the river..”

Crops on Yamuna plains toxic: New study

December 13, 2014 12:45 am

It observes that the level of heavy metal contamination increases significantly after Wazirabad.

Delhi Jal Board invites suggestions for Sewage Master Plan 2031

September 11, 2014 3:11 am

The DJB had engaged international consultants to prepare the master plan.