ganga flow

The notification issued by the government aims to ensure that Ganga has the minimum required environmental flow of water even after the river flow gets diverted by projects and structures for purposes like irrigation, hydropower, domestic and industrial use.(File Photo)

Govt issues norms for minimum Ganga flow

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 10, 2018 11:41 PM IST
The Centre on Wednesday notified the minimum environmental flows for river Ganga that has to be maintained at various locations on the river. Environmental flows refer to the acceptable flow regimes required to maintain a river in the desired environmental or predetermined state.
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