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Which is the most polluted river in India and why?

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Asked by Joseph Chacko, 29 Apr '10 01:19 am
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Unfortunately every one have to admit that......ganga,yamuna n godavari...........so many holy wastage throw in that......like broken photo frame,human ash with bones,wastage puja's things like garland,sticks n candles,diya n so much......
Answered by krunal modi, 29 Apr '10 01:21 am

 
  
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Most of the small rivers are polluted. In Major rivers, Ganges is widely polluted.
Answered by sankaran subbiah, 02 May '10 12:57 pm

 
  
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River ganges, as most of the tanning industries are settled on its banks
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 02 May '10 12:52 pm

 
  
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Where ever people r in it
Answered by sudha, 02 May '10 09:19 am

 
  
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Ganges. For lot of reasons.
Answered by hitler, 29 Apr '10 07:19 am

 
  
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Musi River in which some parts of the city's drainage and effluents from the factories are connected.
Answered by bhaskar erram, 29 Apr '10 06:56 am

 
  
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Allahabad.
Answered by Sridhar, 29 Apr '10 06:45 am

 
  
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Tannery / industrial /solid-waste and all untreated garbage,drains ,sewaragw have converted the Ganges in my city Kanpur as most polluted,especially with tapping of the flow by numerous barrage & reserviors for hydro-power etc.
Answered by vishwabandhubajpai, 29 Apr '10 06:34 am

 
  
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The major rivers in India, Ganga, the most revered, has the longest stretch (1,760 km) that is polluted in terms of Bio Chemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) load higher than 6 mg/litre. It is followed by Tapi (160 km), Narmada (120 km), Indus and Mahi (70 km) and Sabarmati (65 km).
About 1,35,000 polluting industries in India generate about 13,000 million litre a day of waste water of which only 60 per cent generated from large and medium industries is treated. Distilleries generate the largest amount of pollutant load followed by the textile industry, engineering and pulp and paper, says a study of the Central Pollution Control Board.
On the other hand, domestic sewage is the most important pollution source contributing pathogens, the main source of water borne diseases along with depletion of oxygen in water bodies. A large part of the domestic sewage is not even collected.
Answered by Black Thief, 29 Apr '10 06:23 am

 
  
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Ganges,as you threw the dead things,bodies float,burnt ashes,sacred baths,animal cleans.what else may a river sacred so!
Answered by bumble bee, 29 Apr '10 01:20 am

 
  
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