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Sunday, Jul 21, 2019
news about River pollution
Jun 24, 2019 10:12
A study has found levels of faecal coliform content (indication of human and animal excreta) and biochemical oxygen demand (oxygen levels for aquatic life to survive ) of the Mithi river were above the safe limit. read more
Jun 09, 2019 14:13
Textile and steel rerolling units operating in the Jodhpur industrial area have been releasing untreated polluted water into the Jojari river for the last several years. read more
Jan 25, 2019 00:07
In a first, NGT has clubbed several significant environmental issues which were being heard separately by the Tribunal like air pollution, river water pollution, illegal sand mining, polluted industrial cluster and solid waste management and directed... read more
Sep 21, 2018 07:20
The number of polluted stretches in India’s rivers has increased to 351 from 302 two years ago, and the number of critically polluted stretches — where water quality indicators are the poorest — has gone up to 45 from 34 in 28 states and six Union T... read more
Jun 06, 2018 13:22
Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday reiterated that all drains will be stopped from discharging sewage into the Ganga from December 15 to ensure a pollution-free river. read more
May 30, 2018 11:30
The BMC has also asked washermen who use the dhobi ghat on the banks to set up a sewage treatment plant so that untreated water does not flow into the river read more
Apr 24, 2018 08:19
Several factors, some of neglect and wilful destruction, have contributed to the drying out of Amarkantak - a town once lush with perennial rivers, streams, tributaries, wetlands, even swamps. read more
Apr 02, 2018 13:46
Union environment ministry shared details in Rajya Sabha last week; 161 of state’s cities and towns located along polluted river stretches read more