The Ganga was ranked as the fifth most polluted river of the world in 2007. Pollution threatens not only humans, but also more than 140 fish species, 90 amphibian species and the endangered Ganga river dolphin. The Ganga Action Plan, an environmental initiative to clean up the river, has been a major failure thus far, due to corruption, lack of technical expertise, poor environmental planning, and lack of support from religious authorities.
... metro station and Mohan Nagar metro station ... The ropeway is one such project which is being offered to us in lieu of a metro loop from Vaishali to Mohan Nagar stations,” said Dev Kumar Sengar, a resident and member of Swarn Ganga Sehkari Samiti, which is spearheading the protests.
Yoga programmes to be held at all Ganga ghats. ‘Bring back judicial control of two tehsils in Kanpur Nagar district’ ... Yoga programmes will also be held at all 40 Ganga grams, she said ... to keep Ganga clean, she said.
According to ADGC Ganga Prasad Yadav, the Kidwai Nagar police had charged the accused under section 7/8 of the Pocso Act and under section 354 IPC. The father of the victim had stated in his FIR that he lived with his wife and 11-year-old daughter at a rented house in Kidwai Nagar.
Srinivas Munagapati, general secretary of Om Sri Sai Nagar Colony, said that the locals have been facing hardships for over a month now ... Same is the case in Surya Nagar in ... Similar problems prevail in Ganga Nagar in Jiyaguda, Zeba Bagh in Asif Nagar, and Deluxe Colony at Tolichowki.
Chennai...Police have launched a search for her husband who is suspected to have attempted to murder her. The victim, Vinitha, wife of Kamalakannan and a resident of Thillai Ganga Nagar, has been admitted to GovernmentRoyapettahHospital for treatment, where her condition is said to be critical ... Police said that the woman had injuries on her neck ... .