Question raised in Lok Sabha on Ganga River Cleaning Projects, 04/08/2016

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Ganga River Cleaning Projects, 04/08/2016. As on 30th June 2016, 97 projects have been sanctioned under Namami Gange programme in 53 towns at an estimated project cost of Rs. 8588.21 Crores. Out of these 12 projects are sanctioned exclusively under new components of Namami Gange programme at a sanctioned cost of Rs 351.42 Crores. Out of the 97 projects, 32 are completed, in the states of Uttarakhand (23 projects in 12 towns); Uttar Pradesh (15 projects in 8 towns); Bihar (14 projects in 5 towns); Jharkhand (1 project); West Bengal (30 projects in 24 towns); Haryana (2 Projects in 2 towns) and in Delhi (1 project).