Ganga

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday took a holy dip in the Sangam, the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati rivers, in Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad on Mauni Amavasya and performed puja.

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Taking forward concept of ‘Nirmal and Aviral Ganga’ of PM Modi, CM Yogi has linked Ganga cleanliness campaign with children. This initiative will not only enhance the knowledge of children but will also give a new momentum to Ganga cleanliness.

Yogi Adityanath government has prepared a plan for organic farming and horticulture for the villages falling within a radius of 5 km on both sides of the Ganges. This will help farmers living in adjoining areas increase their income.

The state government has already identified a number of circuits, including the Ramayana circuit, Braj circuit, Mahabharat circuit, Shaktipeeth circuit, Adhyatmik circuit, Jain circuit and Buddhist circuit, to attract foreign as well as domestic tourists.

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These pilgrims are known to visit Haridwar, Gaumukh, and Gangotri in Uttarakhand followed by Sultanganj in Bihar to fetch waters of river Ganga.

Rishikesh police was repeatedly getting reports that some foreigners were defying the lockdown and coming to the Ganga stretch from Neem Beach till Sai Ghat in Tapovan to chill.

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired the first meeting of the National Council for Ganga and reviewed the...

National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has taken up construction/modernization of Ghats and Crematoriums including provision for public amenities for the towns on the bank of river Ganga.