Namami Gange Programme

Centre bans new industries in river floodplains, Ganga projects exempted

"Industries shall not be located within the river flood plain corresponding to one in 25 years flood, as certified by concerned district magistrate," said the directive issued by the ministry.

published on : 18th February 2022

After seven years of Namami Gange, now Centre mulls foreign model for river management

This comes when the National Mission for Clean Ganga has repeatedly said that the foreign river cleaning experiences are not suitable for the Ganga programme.

published on : 26th January 2022