Mathura: The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday said more water from Tehri dam would be released into Yamuna as part of its efforts to clean the river.

"More water from Tehri dam would be released into Yamuna," state cooperative, irrigation and PWD minister Shiv Pal Singh Yadav told reporters here.

The minister also said water of Chambal river would be used to solve drinking water problem of Agra.

(Agencies)

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