Lockdown: Ganga flows cleaner though just marginally2 min read 29 Apr 2020, 04:46 PM IST
Sewage totalling about 3,500 million litres per day (MLD) is discharged into Ganga
Experts have said the analysis downplays the impact of industrial effluents - significant source of pollution in Ganga
NEW DELHI: A significant drop in industrial wastewater discharges and agricultural run-offs amid the lockdown, in place since 25 March, has breathed fresh life into the otherwise polluted Ganga, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said in its post-lockdown analysis of the river water quality.
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