ganga river

'Ensure no untreated waste is discharged into Ganga': NGT to Uttarakhand

The petitioner said that agents of the municipal corporation were taking bath and washing vehicles using the tap installed outside a toilet complex on the banks of the river Ganga in Rishikesh.

published on : 25th May 2022

Government looking to monetise treated sewage, dirty water removed from Ganga

Director general (DG) of National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) Asok Kumar said the agency will start selling treated water to the IOCL in about a month.

published on : 19th March 2022

'He can do anything for votes before polls': Mamata Banerjee on PM Modi's dip in river Ganga

The TMC chief also alleged that the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh made the Ganga river 'impure by throwing unclaimed bodies of COVID-19 victims'.

published on : 14th December 2021

222 days, over 6,500 km: Retired colonel, farmer complete Ganga 'parikarma'

A retired Army colonel and a Gujarat farmer have completed the circumambulation of the Ganga, covering more than 6,500 km on foot in 222 days.

published on : 28th November 2021

Society needs to think cleaning Ganga is its responsibility not just government's job: Jal Shakti minister

'Namami Gange (National Mission for Clean Ganga) is not just general government work but a mission and the work done under it inspires us,' he said.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Culture ministry announces e-auction of gifts received by PM, fund to go for Ganga rejuvenation

Among others, the memorabilia include sports gear and equipment of the medal winning Olympians and Paralympians, and a replica of the Ayodhya Ram Mandir.

published on : 16th September 2021

Flash floods: Experts recommend evacuation of Raini village in Uttarakhand

Relocation and rehabilitation of disaster-hit villages in Uttarakhand is a long-drawn out affair as there around 330 villages affected by successive calamities are still waiting to be relocated.

published on : 8th August 2021