JICA Assisted Ganga Action Plan Project (Varanasi) under National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA)
Varanasi, or Benaras, (also known as Kashi) is one of the oldest living cities in the world. Varanasi`s Prominence in Hindu mythology is virtually unrevealed.
The Ganga is the Holiest River in India. The Ganga originates at Gangotri in Uttarakahand, at a height of 12,769 feet above sea level.
Think for Ganga
'Think for Ganga’ is likely to get launched in July whereby people would be able to share suggestions and advices concerning cleanliness of Ganga. The aim to launch the portal is to connect people via virtual world for the program of cleaning the river Ganga.
Clean Ganga Project
The government of India agrees that it needs to adhere to a policy so that effluents are no longer discharged into Ganga in order to make sure that it is successful in Clean Ganga project.