July 3, 2014

India's 'Holy River' Filled with Sewage & Corpses

Sudhiti Naskar, BBC News

The Associated Press

The monsoon is about to come to Varanasi, India's ancient city on the Ganges, putting an end to the daily swimming lessons held in the river after school. The children will miss the cooling water, but some experts say it is so polluted the lessons should never be allowed at all.

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TAGGED: India, Rivers


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