Spitting, throwing waste in Ganga river could be punishable offence

Throwing waste in Ganga river is likely to be made a punishable offence and can land you in Jail. According to a proposed law which needs the approval of Union Water Resource Ministry, spitting, throwing garbage, polythene or waste material in the holy river Ganga will be a punishable offence.

Jun 10, 2014, 17:24 PM IST