Namami Gange programme

Namami Gange programme gets World Bank's monetary push to rejuvenate the holy river

The World Bank has been supporting the government’s efforts since 2011 through the ongoing National Ganga River Basin Project, which helped set up the National Mission for Clean Ganga as the nodal agency to manage the river, and financed sewage treatment infrastructure in several riverside towns and cities.

Jul 07, 2020, 19:36 PM IST

Namami Gange Programme has improved Ganga water quality: Govt

The dissolved oxygen levels have improved at 27 locations along the river`s course, biological oxygen demand (BOD) levels and faecal coliforms have also improved at 42 and 21 locations, said the government.

Feb 10, 2020, 20:17 PM IST

RIL partners with NMCG for Namami Gange Programme

More than 50 million JioPhone users will now be able to enjoy the Ganga Anthem, in addition to the other features of the application.

Feb 08, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

Nitish Kumar seeks more road projects in Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday sought more road projects and bridges and direct road connectivity from the state to Varanasi.

Oct 14, 2017, 18:00 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit Bihar tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Bihar on Saturday to address the Centenary Celebrations of Patna University.

Oct 13, 2017, 17:10 PM IST

155 projects, worth Rs 12,400 cr sanctioned under Namami Gange programme: Govt

The government has sanctioned 155 projects, worth Rs 12,423.63 crore, under its Namani Gange programme, the Rajya Sabha was informed.

Jul 18, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Uma Bharti on 2,500-km tour along Ganga to oversee clean-up

Bharti will begin her 15-day trip from Ganga Sagar in West Bengal and culminate the same at Gangotri in Uttarakhand.

May 25, 2017, 19:53 PM IST

Narendra Modi, Namami Gange programme, Ganga, Uttarakhand,

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reviewed execution of his pet programme for cleaning river Ganga and is understood to have instructed officials to ensure its timely completion.

May 19, 2017, 00:24 AM IST

Rs 1,050 cr worth clean Ganga projects awarded in Patna

The Centre on Wednesday awarded projects worth Rs 1,050 crore to develop adequate sewage treatment infrastructure in Patna to keep the Ganga river clean under Namami Gange programme.

Mar 01, 2017, 17:11 PM IST