National River Conservation PlanThe Ganga Action Plan (GAP) Phase - I which was taken up as 100% Centrally funded scheme and aimed at preventing the pollution of river Ganga and to improve its water quality.
Highlights of Work Undertaken
Sanctioned Cost of DPR :Rs.7860.34 crore
SancFund Released:Rs.4031.55 crore
Expenditure (including State Govt. Share):Rs.4909.74 crore
Schemes Completed: 881
Pollution load to be tackled:4906.53 MLD
Pollution load tackled (in addition to GAP - I ): 3554.44 MLD