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Just spending money won't clean Ganga, say experts

Views assume significance as NGT on Monday pulled up govt agencies for 'wasting public money'

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Just spending money on Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) will not clean the Ganga river; what is needed is a comprehensive plan to stop sewage from entering the river, say experts. Their views assume significance in the light of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday pulling up government agencies for "wasting public money" in the name of cleaning the river. "Not a single drop of the river has been cleaned so far," a bench headed by its Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said. Reputed water conservationist Rajendra Singh can only agree and he ...

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Views assume significance in the light of the NGT on Monday pulling up govt agencies for 'wasting public money' Just spending money on Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) will not clean the Ganga river; what is needed is a comprehensive plan to stop sewage from entering the river, say experts. Their views assume significance in the light of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday pulling up government agencies for "wasting public money" in the name of cleaning the river. "Not a single drop of the river has been cleaned so far," a bench headed by its Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said. Reputed water conservationist Rajendra Singh can only agree and he ... image
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Just spending money won't clean Ganga, say experts

Views assume significance as NGT on Monday pulled up govt agencies for 'wasting public money'

Just spending money on Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) will not clean the Ganga river; what is needed is a comprehensive plan to stop sewage from entering the river, say experts. Their views assume significance in the light of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday pulling up government agencies for "wasting public money" in the name of cleaning the river. "Not a single drop of the river has been cleaned so far," a bench headed by its Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said. Reputed water conservationist Rajendra Singh can only agree and he ...

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