UP receives moderate to heavy showers, major rivers in spate

Major rivers in Uttar Pradesh, including Ganga and Yamuna continued to flow above the danger mark during their courses at different places even as the south-west monsoon remained normal over the state.

Parliament concerned over river pollution

The government on Monday promised to ensure that no domestic effluents go into Ganga and Yamuna as members cutting across party lines came together to voice serious concern over the increasing pollution in these rivers despite thousands of crores spent for cleaning them.