Context: The Supreme Court has ordered the government of Punjab to complete the construction of the SYL project. What is a Sutlej Yamuna Link (SYL) Canal? Brief Background on the Issue About Satluj River About Ravi River About Beas River About Yamuna River
Tag: Indian Rivers
Context: The Central Water Commission under Ministry of Jal Shakti organized a one-day national workshop on ‘Integrated Management of Sediments in River Basins and Reservoirs for Sustainable Development” at India International Centre in New Delhi. It was largely agreed that short and long term […]
Context: Despite the passage of nine years since the bifurcation of the combined state, the ongoing dispute between Andhra Pradesh (A.P.) and Telangana regarding the allocation of water from the Krishna river remains unresolved. What is the origin of the Krishna water dispute? What […]
Context: Recently, Under the Namami Gange initiative, over 4,000 volunteers actively combat littering and poaching in the river. Their efforts aim to preserve the river’s flora and fauna. Ganga Pollution Sources of pollution of Ganga River: Issues Faced in cleaning Ganga River • Inadequate […]
Context: Recently, Subansiri Lower Dam project on the Assam-Arunachal border (at Gerukamukh in Assam’s Dhemaji district) was hit by a landslide during pre-monsoon rain in the region. The Subansiri river The Brahmaputra river
About Siang River Who are the Adi Tribes?