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CPCB raises concern on pollution and frothing in Yamuna River


  • The Central Pollution Control Board has asked Delhi and other states for effective sewage treatment.  
  • It has also sought action taken report(ATR) from all concerned agencies by 15th of this month. 
  • In the past, CPCB observed froth formation and an increase in ammonia levels in river Yamuna. 
  • It issued directions to Delhi Jal Board to submit a time bound action plan to ensure compliance to norms by sewage treatment plants.