PM chairs assembly of Ganga council in Kanpur


KANPUR: Primary Minister

Narendra Modi

listed here on Saturday chaired the first conference of the Nationwide Ganga Council and reviewed the ambitious Namami Gange job.

The Prime Minister was been given by UP main minister

Yogi Adityanath

and other dignitaries at the Chakeri airport.

The PM chaired the meeting of the council at

Chandra Shekhar Azad

Agriculture College.

He reviewed the functions finished underneath the venture so much and exchanged notes on cleansing the Ganga with dignitaries, officers said.

The assembly chaired by the PM was attended by UP and

Uttarakhand

main ministers Yogi Adityanath and

Trivendra Singh Rawat

, respectively.

Union ministers Prakash Javadekar, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Dr Harshvardhan, RK Singh, Prahlad Patel, Mansukh Mandavia and Hardeep Singh Puri attended the conference along with a number of officers from the Centre and the states.

The PM also visited a Namami Gange Mission exhibition, showcasing the will work finished for the cleanliness of the river.

Afterwards, accompanied by the main ministers and other dignitaries, Modi frequented Atal Ghat in the vicinity of the Ganga barrage to assess is effective finished less than the undertaking.

In a cruise for fifty percent-an-hour, PM Modi waved at people standing on the river financial institution.

The Primary Minister’s Business had before tweeted that Modi will chair the initially assembly of the Nationwide Rejuvenation, Protection and Administration of River Ganga Council in Kanpur.

The Kanpur stretch of the river is regarded as the most polluted.

Just after the start of the Namami Gange job to cleanse and rejuvenate the river, thirteen out of 16 key drains in Kanpur have been totally tapped and the sewage and industrial effluent has been diverted to therapy plants.