PM Modi to chair second meeting of National Ganga Council


Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will visit West Bengal on 30th December, 2022. t 12 Noon, Prime Minister will reach INS Netaji Subhas, pay floral tribute at the statue of Netaji Subhas and inaugurate Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee – National Institute of Water and Sanitation (DSPM – NIWAS). He will also lay the foundation stone and dedicate to the nation multiple sewerage infrastructure projects for West Bengal under National Mission for Clean Ganga. At around 12:25 PM, Prime Minister will chair the second meeting of the National Ganga Council.

On December 30, 2022, in Kolkata, the Prime Minister will preside over the National Ganga Council’s (NGC) second meeting as part of efforts to strengthen cooperative federalism in the nation. The Chief Ministers of Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, and West Bengal will attend the meeting, along with other Union Ministers who are council members. The National Ganga Council has been entrusted with overall management of the Ganga River and its tributaries’ revitalization and prevention of pollution.