Maharashtra Police undertakes anti-begging drive to prevent crime

The police undertook a drive to stop begging on the Godavari river banks in the Panchavati area and detained about 100 beggars, which includes drunkards as well as drug addicts, a police official said here on Tuesday.

NMC plans cleaning of Godavari river on Sabarmati experiment

Ahead of Kumbh Mela, the Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) has decided to clean Godavari river by taking a cue from a similar drive to clean Sabarmarti river in Gujarat as its earlier experiments to use robots for unclogging of the water body came unstuck.

Youth drowns in Godavari

A youth drowned in river Godavari in Koti Lingala village in the district while he gone to a temple on occasion of festival 'Mahashivratri', police said today.

Godavari water level rises alarmingly in AP and Telangana

Water level of the Godavari river rose alarmingly and reached more than 11 feet at Dowleswaram barrage in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Monday morning, district officials monitoring the situation said.

Clear encroachments before 2015 Nashik Kumbh Mela: Seer group

A seers` group Tuesday warned the city administration of cancelling the Simhastha Kumbh Mela scheduled for July-September 2015 if encroachments are not razed and the Godavari river freed of pollutants.

Gopinath Munde`s ashes immersed in Godavari

The ashes of BJP leader and former union minister Gopinath Munde was on Sunday immersed here in the Godavari river.

Man drowns in Godavari river in Nashik

A 23-year-old devotee from Mumbai drowned in Godavari river here after he entered the waters for a holy dip, police said Friday.

AP man who kidnapped, killed three girls, ends self

A man, who allegedly murdered three minor girls of his family after abducting them in Nizamabad district of Andhra Pradesh has committed suicide, police said Friday.

8,164 people shifted to camps in East Godavari, says collector

East Godavari district collector said that 8,164 people were shifted to 24 relief camps in the district on Sunday.

AP: 4,000 people shifted to safer places

Over 4,000 people have been shifted to 23 relief camps in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh after water flooded houses in the area following heavy rains.

People from areas near Godavari to be evacuated

Andhra Pradesh government will evacuate people from low-lying areas abutting Godavari as the river is in spate because of incessant rains in the last few days.

HC asks MPCB, NMC to check pollution in Godavari river

The Bombay HC has asked Maharashtra Pollution Control Board and Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) to urgently check pollution in Godavari river.

No end to controversies around Polavaram project

Controversies surrounding the multi-purpose major irrigation project Polavaram, proposed on river Godavari, seems to have no end yet.

Andhra: School bus with 45 kids falls in canal, 4 dead

The bus was carrying 45 LKG and UKG students of Sai Teja Public School.

Water level of Godavari rises, alert in Nashik

Owing to incessant rains in Nashik
region, an alert has been issued for the people residing along Godavari river in the district, officials said.

Swami Samarth Seva Kendra joins clean Godavari drive

Responding to the clean Godavari
drive, members of Swami Samarth Seva Kendra came forward to
take part in the initiative.

Boat capsizes in Andhra; 10 dead, 30 missing

At least 10 pilgrims were
drowned and 30 others went missing after an overcrowded boat
capsized in Godavari river in West Godavari district of Andhra
Pradesh on Saturday.