Authorities say domestic sewage still polluting Ganges

Published:  21 January, 2019

As the 249 registered tanneries located in the industrial district of Jajmau, Kanpur, were ordered shut, or allowed to operate in reduced capacity during Kumbh Mela, some tannery owners are allegedly ‘too scared’ to go to court or have to rely on the inadequate infrastructure set up by the Government to discharge effluents.

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