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10 IITs asked to adopt stretches of river Ganga and undertake cleaning plans

India

Ten IITs have been asked to pitch in by adopting various stretches of the river and effect ‘implementable action plans’ there for cleaning up the holy river. Each IIT will also handhold five villages along the river and help them treat pollutants before releasing them into the Ganga water, conduct research on cost-effective solutions for Ganga pollution, ensure real-time monitoring of pollution levels in the holy waters and draw up stretch specific project reports within next 30-45 days.


Economic Times | Last Updated : 28-Dec-15

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