National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has approved five projects worth Rs. 295.01 crore.
Three projects pertain to sewage management in West Bengal at an estimated cost of Rs 278.6 crore, one relates to sewage management in Uttarakhand at an estimated cost of Rs 4.68 crore and one project worth Rs 11.73 crore is related to ghat improvement works in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for IBPS Clerk Mains 2017 Exam-
- Water Resources and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister- Nitin Gadkari.
- Drinking Water and Sanitation Minister- Uma Bharti.
Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB)