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Water flow targets for river ganga

Prelims- Environment

a) National Mission for Clean Ganga has laid down the water flow notifications in river Ganga.

b) It has mandated the minimum quantity of water or ecological flow that various stretches of the Ganga must necessarily have all through the year.

c) There are different targets fixed for the upper stretches of Ganga (from its origins in the glaciers and until Haridwar), Mainstream (Haridwar to Unnao) in different seasons.

d) Central Water Commission has been made a designated authority for water flow control.

Source- The Hindu