Out of over 1,000 water bodies reported to be in New Delhi in 2017 nearly 80% just exist on paper

In March 2019, the National Green Tribunal pulled up the Uttar Pradesh government for failing to take remedial measures for tackling industrial and any other pollution in the state’s Hindon, Kali and Krishna rivers. Millions of people living along the banks of the Hindon and its tributaries are consuming groundwater that has been contaminated by hazardous[…]