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NGT Forms Expert Committee To Ascertain Impact Of Steel Pickling Units On Air Quality, Yamuna River in Delhi
Delhi National Green Tribunal News

NGT Forms Expert Committee To Ascertain Impact Of Steel Pickling Units On Air Quality, Yamuna River in Delhi

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has constituted an expert committee to ascertain the impact of damage that can be caused by steel pickling industries on the already polluted air of Delhi and the Yamuna river and said that pollution from such industries need to be controlled using Polluter Pays Principle to compensate the damage caused ...
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NGT Slaps Rs. 25 Lakh Fine On UP Government For Failing To Stop Dirty Water Discharge Into Ganga Canal
National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh

NGT Slaps Rs. 25 Lakh Fine On UP Government For Failing To Stop Dirty Water Discharge Into Ganga Canal

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) said that the fine has been slapped because the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has not taken adequate steps for proper waste management, its treatment and for stopping it to enter the water bodies ...
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Over 60 Per Cent Of Urban India's Sewage Enters Water Bodies Untreated, Said National Green Tribunal
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Over 60 Per Cent Of Urban India’s Sewage Enters Water Bodies Untreated, Said National Green Tribunal

National Green Tribunal expressed concerns over the non-compliance of environment norms which is causing untreated wastewater to enter the water bodies like rivers, resulting in pollution and making it unfit for human consumption ...
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National Green Tribunal News Yamuna Clean-Up

Rope In Film, Television Actors To Raise Awareness On Yamuna Cleaning: National Green Tribunal-Constituted Panel

The committee in its report to the NGT also suggested that the authorities should explore the possibility of creating artificial ponds and pits in various localities for idol immersion and that the height of idols should be restricted to a maximum of three feet ...
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National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management

National Green Tribunal Orders Uttar Pradesh Government To Submit 25 Crores For Failure To Curb Pollution In Agra

A bench headed by National Green Tribunal Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel directed the state government to deposit the amount with the Central Pollution Control Board ...
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Kumbh Special National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh

Green Tribunal Directs Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board To Monitor Environment During Kumbh

Due to the heavy footfall in Prayagraj (Allahabad) during Kumbh Mela, National Green Tribunal has directed the Ministry of Urban Development and Housing and other authorities to display posters and banners to educate people with regard to waste management ...
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Due To High Pollution, Sirsa River Is Facing Ecological Disaster, ays a Himachal Pradesh-Based Green Group

Earlier this year, a CPCB report called "River Stretches for Restoration of Water Quality" identified 351 polluted stretches on 323 rivers ...
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Water Conservation: National Green Tribunal To Form Panel To Explore Ways To Utilise Waste RO Water
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Water Conservation: National Green Tribunal To Form Panel To Explore Ways To Utilise Waste RO Water

A committee of representatives from the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, CPCB, Bureau of Indian Standard, IIT-Delhi and National Environmental Engineering Research Institute will be formed by the National Green Tribunal to explore best possible secondary use of the rejected water by users of RO technology ...
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NGT Asks MoEF To Make Plans To Bring Down Pollution Levels In Industrial Clusters

The green bench directed all state pollution control boards and pollution control committees in the Union Territories to upload on their websites the status of pollution in the industrial corridors ...
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National Green Tribunal News West Bengal

Contempt Petition In NGT Over Pollution In Kolkata Lake During Chhath Puja

A Plea has been filed against the Chhath Devotees in Kolkata who defied the National Green Tribunal ban against polluting the Rabindra Sarobar lake as they offered prayers and burst crackers by the river to celebrate the festival ...
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National Green Tribunal News

NGT Slaps Rs 5Cr Penalty On SIDCO For Pollution In JK’s Basantar River

The NGT order comes after evaluating a report filed by CPCB that found at least 16 industrial units creating pollution by discharge of effluents and dumping of waste in the Basantar river in Samba district ...
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Delhi Air Pollution: Space Crunch Hampers Drive To Seize Old Vehicles Banned By National Green Tribunal

The Delhi government, as per the NGT order, has deregistered 4 million old vehicles but due to lack of parking space, the transport department is struggling to seize these vehicles ...
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