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Polluted Indian river reported dead despite ‘living entity’ status

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A man looks for recyclable items on the banks of the Yamuna, on the outskirts of New Delhi. Photograph: Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images

After the Yamuna river, a tributary to the Ganges, was granted the accolade, it made sense for activists to tell police that somebody had killed it

July 7, 2017 — One morning in late March, Brij Khandelwal called the Agra police to report an attempted murder. Continue reading Polluted Indian river reported dead despite ‘living entity’ status