Riverfront Cleaning


Riverfront Cleaning

Ministry has also identified 24 polluted river stretches across the country for cleaning during the aforesaid period. Students from various schools, colleges and members from NGOs, NCC, BSF, CISF, TBP, Coast Guards and citizens will participate in this drive. Students of Ecoclub programme of Ministry shall be involved in the riverfront cleaning through SNAs, District level officers and Regional Offices of MoEF&CC. During this period, various cultural programmes, quiz competition, debate, awareness rallies etc. will be organized.

The list of riverfronts statewise is given below:

 



 

Sr. No. States Riverfront Sr. No. States Riverfront
1. Andhra Pradesh Godavari 11. TAMIL NADU Vaigai
2. GOA Mandovi 12. TELANGANA Musi
3. GUJARAT Sabarmati
Tapti
13. Uttar Pradesh (Kanpur) Ganga
(Varanasi) Ganga
4. Karnataka Pennar
Cauvery
14. Uttarakhand Ganga
5. KERALA Bharatpurra 15. Bihar Ganga
6. MADHYA PRADESH Narmada 16. Himachal Pradesh Beas
Satluj
7. MAHARASHTRA Krishna
Mula Mutha
17. West Bengal Hooghly
8. ODISHA Mahanadi 18. Rajasthan Chambal in Kota
9. PUNJAB Satluj 19. Haryana Ghaggar
10. SIKKIM Rani Chu


Besides the listed rivers, a special cleanliness drives will be carried out at Yamuna riverfront in Delhi.