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National Green Tribunal Forms Central Monitoring Committee To Prepare National Plan For Polluted Rivers

The NGT directed the Central Monitoring Committee to give its report by July 31
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The Central Monitoring Committee will co-ordinate with the River Rejuvenation Committees of the states and oversee the execution of the action plans, taking into account the timelines, budgetary mechanism and other factors ...
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Maharashtra Has Highest Number Of Polluted Rivers In Country, Says National Green Tribunal

The NGT was hearing a petition seeking compliance of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in all states and Union Territories
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The National Green Tribunal noted that presently Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai have only one water treatment plant each and Mumbai is 71st most polluted city in the world ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs DPCC To Take Action Against Illegal Industrial Units At Rani Khera

It is also noticed that the affidavit of the DPCC acknowledges the violation of Bio-Medical Waste Rules for which no prosecution has been initiated, the bench observed
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The National Green Tribunal was hearing a plea filed by Resident Welfare Association of Jain Colony, alleging pollution by illegal industrial activities in the nearby areas ...
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National Green Tribunal Forms Panel To Look Into Green Capping Of Landfill Sites Issue In Delhi

National Green Tribunal Forms Panel To Look Into Green Capping Of Landfill Sites Issue In Delhi
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Centre for Wildlife and Environmental Litigation has filed a petition raising issue of rehabilitation and illegal green capping of landfill sites of the national capital ...
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West Bengal Treats Only 49 Per Cent Of Wastewater Before Dumping It In Ganga, Says National Green Tribunal

West Bengal Treats Only 49 Per Cent Of Wastewater Before Dumping It In Ganga, Says National Green Tribunal
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Voicing dissatisfaction over the steps taken by the West Bengal government to clean the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the state to monitor the progress in the implementation of pollution laws ...
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Right To Life Implies Right To A Clean Environment, Says The Former Chairperson Of The National Green Tribunal

Right To Life Implies Right To A Clean Environment, Says The Former Chairperson Of The National Green Tribunal
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While addressing a conference on environmental laws, the former chairperson of the National Green Tribunal, Justice Swatanter Kumar expressed serious concern over receding of glaciers, deforestation, toxic waste arising out of ship-breaking and non-implementation of existing laws ...
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Supply Treated Sewage Water To ‘Appu Ghar’ In Gurugram: National Green Tribunal

Supply Treated Sewage Water To 'Appu Ghar' In Gurgaon: National Green Tribunal
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A high level committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal on the matter of water conservation has suggested that the Haryana government need to adopt long-term and short-term water conservation strategies to address the water shortage problem in Gurugram ...
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Action Plan For 37 ‘Eco-Smart Stations’ Will Be Implemented In 3 Months: Railways To National Green Tribunal

Action Plan For 37 'Eco-Smart Stations' Will Be Implemented In 3 Months: Railways To National Green Tribunal
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The National Green Tribunal had earlier directed the Indian railways to develop all the major stations into ‘eco-smart stations’ in a phased manner and put in place an effective monitoring mechanism in respect of solid waste disposal, littering of solid and plastic wastes, and defecation ...
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Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal

Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal
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The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Bihar chief secretary to personally monitor the progress of solid waste management in the areas notified as model cities, towns or villages in Bihar ...
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Delhiites Can Now Lodged Online Complaints About Overflowing Drains

Delhiites Can Now Lodged Online Complaints About Overflowing Drains
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The Monitoring Committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal has launched a wbsite which has all the important orders and judgements and can be used for lodging complaints by the citizens on the matters of drains in the city ...
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Air Pollution: National Green Tribunal Acts Tough, Directs Six States To Submit Action Plan By April 30

Air Pollution: National Green Tribunal Acts Tough, Directs Six States To Submit Action Plan By April 30
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The National Green Tribunal has ordered the chief secretaries of Assam, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Punjab, Uttarakhand, and Nagaland governments to submit their action plans for improving air quality by April 30, in the absence of which these states will be liable to pay Rs. 25 lakh each ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi Chief Secretary To Submit Quarterly Report On Solid Waste Management

National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi Chief Secretary To Submit Quarterly Report On Solid Waste Management
Delhi News Waste Management
The Delhi chief secretary has been asked by the National Green Tribunal to monitor the progress in the implementation of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in the city and has ordered that at least three wards, zones, circles in each municipal corporation may be notified within two weeks which will be made fully compliant within the next six months ...
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