Yamuna River

Photo: Financial Express

Delhi: Pollution Control Authorities Shut 2 Units Over Yamuna Frothing Issue

As a major crackdown on polluting factories, the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has shut down the operations of two plants, and has ordered closure of 15 others. The decision was taken after it was found that the plants were functioning without having effluent treatment facilities, due to which Yamuna river has suffered a severe frothing. Reportedly, a total of 21 plants were examined by the authorities.

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 03:51 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

You May Like

Lok Sabha

Lok Sabha Passes Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill-2021

Lok Sabha passed the Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill-2021, with amendments like the principal Act for better management of protected areas for wildlife.  Furthermore, the bill also mentions the explanation for certain activities like… read-more

TAGS: Wildlife(1851), lok sabha, Bill Passed, Environment Minister, Indian Govt

Rainfall Alert

IMD Issues Heavy To Very Heavy Rain Alert In Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Odisha

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a heavy to very heavy rainfall alert for states like Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Odisha.  On August 10, Wednesday, a depression, lay above Odisha, which will cause heavy to very heavy… read-more

TAGS: IMD, Rainfall alert, Madhya Pradesh, Low Depression, Indian States

Himachal Pradesh

Flash Flood In Himachal Pradesh Leaves People Stranded, Rescue Operation Underway

In Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul and Spiti districts, the rescue management saved at least 105 people, mostly tourists after a flash flood left them stranded. On July 31, flash floods disturbed the holiday movement in Lahaul and Spiti, leaving many… read-more

TAGS: Himachal Pradesh, Spiti, RESCUE OPERATION, flash floods, tourists


IMD Issues Warnings For Exceptionally Heavy Rainfall In Few States, Light Rain In Few Others

Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has announced a severe weather warning for several Indian states. According to IMD, exceptionally heavy rains will lash areas of… read-more

TAGS: IMD, Mumbai, Goa, Delhi, heavy rains

Pregnant woman rescued

Kerala Rains: 3 Pregnant Women Stranded In Forest Rescued

Amid heavy downpour in the southern state of Kerala, officials have rescued three pregnant women who were stranded in a forest. Reportedly, the women got stranded after heavy rains started to lash the region. One woman gave birth to her baby in… read-more

TAGS: Pregnant woman, Kerala, Kerala Rain, Baby Delivery, Thrissur

LG Manoj Sinha

J&K LG Manoj Sinha Advices Devotees To Visit Amarnath Before August 5 Due To Bad Weather Forecast

Manoj Sinha, the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir and Chairman of the Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board, advised all worshippers to visit the holy cave temple before August 5, noting unfavorable weather predicted. The Amarnath Yatra, which… read-more

TAGS: Jammu and Kashmir, lg manoj sinha, Pilgrims, Amarnath, bad weather