Godavari

Nashik civic body frees Godavari using riverfront development funds
News this week Swati Bansal posted 8 months 1 week ago

A civic body frees a river instead of concretising it, for the first time

Godavari river (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
Railway stations to be categorised based on wastewater generation
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 11 months ago

Railway stations to be classified based on wastewater generation

A wastewater treatment plant in Bengaluru (Image source: Vishwanath Srikantaiah)
Godavari, Krishna rivers will not be linked
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 4 months ago

Andhra Pradesh and Telangana shelve plan to link Godavari and Krishna rivers

Prakasam Barrage across Krishna river (Source: Subhash Chandra via Wikipedia)
NGT pushes to ban RO purifiers for water with TDS below 500 mg/l
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 6 months ago

NGT pushes MoEF to issue notification to ban unnecessary use of RO purifiers

A domestic RO water purifier
Centre all set to sustain country's ODF status
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 7 months ago

National rural sanitation strategy launched to sustain open defecation-free (ODF) status 

A toilet constructed under Swachh Bharat Mission (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Earth not for humans alone: NGT to Assam
Policy matter this week Swati Bansal posted 2 years 2 months ago

NGT takes a stand on Deepor Beel

Waste dumped near the Deepor Beel (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Industries to pay for groundwater extraction from June
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 2 years 4 months ago

Industries to pay water conservation fee for extraction of groundwater 

Groundwater to be payable from June. (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
India ranks low on sanitation index: Report
News this week Swati Bansal posted 3 years 5 months ago

India has the highest number of people without access to toilets: Report

Toilets in India (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Alien fish enters Telangana waters
News this week Swati Bansal posted 3 years 6 months ago

Alien fish spotted in Telangana waters after Krishna-Godavari interlinking

Prakasam Barrage across Krishna river (Source: Subhash Chandra via Wikipedia)
Union Water Minister inaugurates 4th India Water Week 2016
News this week Swati Bansal posted 5 years 1 month ago

India Water Week 2016 with the theme 'Water for All: Striving together' inaugurated in New Delhi 

4th India Water Week 2016 (Source: Embassy of Israel)