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  • No Untreated Sewage To Be Disposed In Ganga By 2020, Says Government

    No Untreated Sewage To Be Disposed In Ganga By 2020, Says Government

    The National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) has worked out a framework which envisages that no untreated sewage will be disposed in the river by 2020, the Lok Sabha was informed today.

  • Flood Alert Issued For North Bihar Districts

    Flood Alert Issued For North Bihar Districts

    Major rivers in Bihar, especially the Kosi, Gandak, Bagmati and the Ganga, are in spate following heavy rains in their upstream areas, posing a threat of floods, officials said on Monday.

  • Centre Mulling Law To Punish Those Polluting Ganga: Uma Bharti

    Centre Mulling Law To Punish Those Polluting Ganga: Uma Bharti

    The government will soon bring forth a legislation to punish those who pollute the Ganga river, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti said on Monday.

  • 10 Killed In Rain-Related Incidents In Uttarakhand

    10 Killed In Rain-Related Incidents In Uttarakhand

    Four persons were today killed in Uttarakhand's Tehri district when their car was hit by debris falling from a hillside following a landslide triggered by heavy rains, taking the toll to ten even as the Ganga, Yamuna and their tributaries went into spate.

  • Gangajal For Sale At Post Offices, Creates Waves

    Gangajal For Sale At Post Offices, Creates Waves

    Water from the river Ganga is considered holy by Hindus, the closer to the source of the river, the purer. So ever since Sunday, when post offices started selling "Gangajal" across the country, the bottles are flying off the shelves.

  • Cars Swept Away And A Dramatic Rescue In Maharashtra Flood

    Cars Swept Away And A Dramatic Rescue In Maharashtra Flood

    In a dramatic rescue after a minister received a midnight SOS call, villagers and officials waded into rising water to pull out three people whose car had been swept away in Maharashtra, where heavy monsoon rain has caused floods in many areas.

  • Now, Indian Post To Deliver 'Gangajal'

    Now, Indian Post To Deliver 'Gangajal'

    Now people can get "Gangajal" -- holy water from the Ganga -- at all post offices across the country and if they want, they can even get it delivered to their doorsteps.

  • Namami Gange Projects Worth Rs 250 Crore Launched In Uttrakhand

    Namami Gange Projects Worth Rs 250 Crore Launched In Uttrakhand

    Holding that "wrong planning" led to the pollution in Ganga, Union minister Uma Bharti on Thursday launched 43 projects worth Rs 250 crore under Namami Gange programme in Uttarakhand, saying that the Modi government is taking corrective steps to cleanse the river.

  • Modi Government's 'Namami Gange' Programme To Begin Tomorrow

    Modi Government's 'Namami Gange' Programme To Begin Tomorrow

    The Modi Government will commence execution of its ambitious 'Namami Gange' programme tomorrow with the launch of 300 projects including those of STP installations aiming to clean the holy river and ensuring its unfettered flow.

  • Authorities Ban Entry Near Ganga Barrage After Selfie Incident

    Authorities Ban Entry Near Ganga Barrage After Selfie Incident

    Authorities will now arrest any person who tries to approach the accident-prone Ganga barrage, a move that comes following the recent incident in which seven young men lost their lives while taking selfie.

  • Barricades On Ganga Barrage After 7 Men Drown

    Barricades On Ganga Barrage After 7 Men Drown

    A day after seven young men drowned in the Ganga when one of them was taking a selfie, the district authorities ordered construction of barricades today on the river barrage to prevent such mishaps.

  • Selfie In River Ganga Causes Death Of 7 Students

    Selfie In River Ganga Causes Death Of 7 Students

    Clicking a selfie photograph turned into a disaster for a 19-year-old as well as six of his friends, who drowned in the Ganga today while trying to save one another.

  • Cabinet Approves Rehabilitation Of Mahatma Gandhi Setu In Patna

    Cabinet Approves Rehabilitation Of Mahatma Gandhi Setu In Patna

    The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved the rehabilitation of four-lane Mahatma Gandhi Setu on Ganga River in Bihar, said an official statement.

  • 360 Degree View Of 'Sangam' At Allahabad

    360 Degree View Of 'Sangam' At Allahabad

    Sangam in Allahabad is the point where rivers Yamuna and Ganga meet and is considered sacred by Hindus. Crowds of devotees converge here for a holy dip, more so on festivals and auspicious days as was the case on June 14, on the occasion of Ganga Dussehra.

  • Yamuna's Pathetic Condition Angers Devotees On Ganga Dussehra

    Yamuna's Pathetic Condition Angers Devotees On Ganga Dussehra

    When lakhs of the devout took a dip in the Yamuna at ghats in Vrindavan, Mathura and Agra on Ganga Dussehra on Tuesday, they had a "face to face interaction" (sakshaat darshan) of the Kali Nag (evil serpent) in the form of pollution that has reduced the river to a sewage canal.

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