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Nothing done for Ganga in past 5 years : Akhilesh

IANS  |  Lucknow 

(SP) Yadav on Wednesday attacked for doing nothing to clean the Ganga, a promise he had made in the run up to the elections in 2014.

"Swachh Bharat - Failed," the former Minister tweeted and said that the Modi-led did not meet even once in the last five years of the NDA rule between 2014-19.

He also said that 351 stretches of rivers in were now critically polluted, up from 302 in 2016.

The SP further said that seven of the world's 10 most polluted cities were in and the cleaning and sanitation efforts have been left to the lower castes. Thereafter, he called upon people to "vote for Maha Parivartan".

Yadav has been attacking the BJP and Modi almost on a daily basis, raising a myriad of issues like distress, growing unemployment, failed economy and and order in

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First Published: Wed, March 13 2019. 11:38 IST
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