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Pollution in rivers like the Ganga is caused by which of the following factors?


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A
Dumping of industrial waste into rivers.
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B
Releasing treated sewage into rivers.
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C
Louder noise.
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D
Transportation.

Solution

The correct option is B Dumping of industrial waste into rivers.
Pollution in rivers is primarily caused by the release of waste chemicals and raw untreated sewage into rivers. This is particularly a problem in the Ganga and Yamuna rivers. Excessive use of fertilisers and pesticides can seep into rivers causing pollution.

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