​Please provide data of major river systems in India on the basis of their pollution level.

Some figures on pollution in the Ganga are

1. Coliform bacteria levels in the Ganga is 5500, a level ​ too high to be safe for agricultural use let alone drinking and bathing.

2. Chromium levels in the Ganga are 70 times the safe level.


Some figures on pollution in the Yamuna are

1. The city of Delhi dumps over 3000 millions litres of sewage into the river per day.
2. The dissolved oxygen level in the Yamuna in Delhi is only 
1.3 mg/l.


 

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