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Swachh Bharat: Modi government unveils plan to clean River Yamuna

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By Newsgram Staff Writer

The Narendra Modi-led government has unveiled a plan to clean River Yamuna on the lines of the programme it is using to redevelop Ganga.

“The planning is to clean the river on the lines of the project made to clean the Ganga”, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday.

“As we have been able to develop a number of plans for Ganga, we will take it to Yamuna and other rivers all over the country,” added the miinister.

He said the Ganga River Basin Organisation (National Ganga River Basin Authority) met on March 26 and Prime Minister had given directions on how to stop sewage and effluent from being let into Ganga.

Goyal said all these while he addressing the golden jubilee celebrations of city-based Dwarkadoss Goverdhandoss Vaishnav College.

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