Speaking to Qatar Tribune onboard the INS Betwa
, which is currently docked at Doha Port for the DIMDEX 2012, Singh said that only a united effort by all the stakeholders can reduce this crisis which stretches right from the Horn of Africa to as far as the shores of the Indian subcontinent.
Indian Naval Ships Godavari and Betwa
were closely following the Progress Light.
The UK's St Albans with a length of 133 metres or India's 126-metres long INS Betwa
and Turkey's TCG Gemlik (length 139 metres) are all anchored at the Doha port in their military splendour.
More than 100 unclaimed bodies were seen floating in river Ganga in Unnao and 10 bodies in river Betwa
in Jhansi in the last two days.
Sitting on the banks of the Betwa
, a river that comes to life only during the monsoon, the Orchha skyline also consists of chhatris that rise like apparitions from densely forested banks.
Regarding the interlinking of rivers, he said the ministry wouild take forward the Ken- Betwa
link to which the Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh Governments have given their assent.
P) under Sindh Betwa
sub Division Jhansi under Lower Yamuna Division Agra
In its first interlinking experimentation, the Union Cabinet has already approved Ken- Betwa
river link which will benefit Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
Sprawled lazily along the banks of a limpid green Betwa
that pumps life into the region's veins, this idyllic village dates back to AD 1501, when it was founded by a Bundela chief to serve as his capital.
with an armed helicopter and Marine Commando team has replaced INS Beas on anti piracy patrol in the Gulf of Aden recently.
The town of Orchha tucks itself on both sides of the river Betwa
, lending a flavour of the river to every structure and experience.
Pala said the DPR of one priority link namely, Ken - Betwa
has been completed in 2008 and the same was sent to the Governments of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh for comments.