Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Jammula Choudharaiah & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 15/07/2019 regarding Environment Clearance (EC) for Purushothapatnam Lift Irrigation Scheme undertaken by the State of Andhra Pradesh for Drawl and Lifting of water from River Godavari near Purushothapatnam Village in Seethanagaram (M), East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh.

Govt plans to opt out of 'pending' joint river-linking projects with Gujarat

Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairman Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday called Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar to Rajya Sabha and suggested to him that his ministry should consider keeping

The linking of two rivers was mooted way back in 1970 but no action has been taken on that, says the PMK founder.

VIT Chancellor G. Viswanathan said that the new government at the Centre soon should accord the highest priority to linking rivers so that the country’s people and farmers will benefit.

As many as 20 water filling stations to supply water through 100 private tankers will be deployed.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Ganta Shivarama Krishna Vs. State of Andhra Pradesh & Others dated 26/09/2018 regarding sand mining in Godavari River. It has also been prayed that sand mining being carried out, is against the provision, inter-alia Sustainable Sand Mining Management Guidelines, 2016.

Rajahmundry: To help make Ganesh Chaturthi celebration eco-friendly, state pollution control board authorities plan to give away as many as 1,900 clay Ganesh idols free in Godavari districts.

The Odisha government had raised objections to the project in the apex court by way of a petition and had challenged the environment clearance accorded to the project.

The study also showed that the presence of faecal matter and solid waste that found its way into the river after holy dips.

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