Ban on taking a dip in river Ganga lifted

Last Updated: Thursday, July 15, 2010 - 12:34

Muzaffarnagar: The ban on bathing in river Ganga, where thousands of dead fish were found floating, was lifted here on Thursday, officials said.

District authorities had imposed the ban earlier this week after thousands of dead fish were found floating in the river at Shukratal in the district due to chemical effluent
discharged by some factories.

A case was registered against factories in Uttarakhand for discharging poisonous water in the river.

Download the all new Zee News app for Android and iOS to stay up to date with latest headlines and news stories in Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Technology, Business and much more from India and around the world.

First Published: Thursday, July 15, 2010 - 12:34

More from zeenews

comments powered by Disqus