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Sabarmati, the river that Gandhi once chose to live by, is now dry and polluted

Updated : April 09, 2019 04:07 PM IST

Gujarat’s Sabarmati river no longer carries freshwater when it enters Ahmedabad city as stretches have dried up or are stagnant and polluted, finds an investigation.
The use of polluted waters of Sabarmati for agriculture and daily use could be harmful for human health, warns report.
The political opposition, in BJP-ruled Gujarat, is planning to highlight the issue of polluted water bodies and air pollution across Gujarat in the 2019 polls.
Sabarmati, the river that Gandhi once chose to live by, is now dry and polluted
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