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As US Cleans BP’s Oil Spill In The Gulf, India Cleans Up Human Spill In Ganga.

In Environment, India on June 10, 2010 at 8:08 pm

Pic via: Fresh water ideas for a thirsty planet blog

When you see some of the pictures of the Ganga pollution it almost feel like it’s too little too late. Only time will tell. In the meantime, the Indian Government is pulling in Japanese help to cleanup the unholy mess left in the Ganga, the holiest of Indian rivers.

The project, under ‘Mission Clean Ganga’ of the National Ganga River Basin Authority, will set up a sewage treatment plant of 140 million litres per day capacity, lay 34 km of sewers and rehabilitate existing sewerage systems. (Full post at the Hindu)

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