National Mission for Clean Ganga Current Affairs, GK & News

Ganga Quest 2022 Competition

In 2019, the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) in association with the Tree Craze Foundation, began the Ganga Quest which is an online quiz. This year’s Ganga Quest 2022 began on 7th April 2022 and till now over one lakh people, especially children, have participated. Overview: 22nd May, which is observed as the International ..

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Singapore International Water Week 2022

Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) 2022 is being held from 17th April to 21st April 2022 at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. It is one of Asia’s leading international water events. SIWW brings together experts, leaders, and practitioners from various utilities, governments, industries, and academia to co-create and share innovative ..

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Digital Dashboard for District Ganga Committee

The ‘Digital Dashboard for District Ganga Committees (DGCs) Performance Monitoring System’ (GDPMS) has been launched on 6th April 2022, by Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Union Minister for Jal Shakti. Overview: G Asok Kumar, Director General, National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) was also present during the launch event. The launch event was also attended via virtual ..

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Ganga Mashaal starts Journey from Uttarakhand

The Ganga Mashaal started its journey, formally from Rishikesh and Haridwar in Uttarakhand on November 8, 2021. Key Points Mashaal will travel to a total of 23 stations along river Ganga. It will help in sensitization of local people and Namami Gange volunteers. Journey will be supported by District Administration, field volunteers such as Ganga ..

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Mission Ganga enters Guinness Book of World Records

On the first day of Ganga Utsav (The River Festival 2021), National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) got registered in the Guinness Book of World Records. Key facts It was registered in the Guinness Book because record number of photos of handwritten notes were uploaded on Facebook in an hour. The Ganga Utsav event was ..

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September 9: Himalaya Day 2021

On September 9, 2021, National Mission for Clean Ganga organised Himalaya Diwas in collaboration with Naula Foundation, as a part of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’. Theme of the day Himalayan Day 2021 was observed under the theme- ‘Contribution of Himalayas and our responsibilities’. Himalaya Diwas Himalaya Diwas/Day is celebrated every year in the state of ..

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