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‘Abandoned mines cannot be used for dumping waste’

Panel declines plea by civic bodies seeking direction to allow use of Bhati Mines for dumping garbage The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has declined a plea moved by the three civic bodies seeking direction to allow the use of Bhatti Mines for dumping of garbage. A Bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel […]

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DDA told to pay ₹50 lakh for failing to curb pollution

Vice-Chairman to be summoned in case of non-compliance, says green panel The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday directed the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to deposit ₹50 lakh as performance guarantee over the urban body’s failure to curb pollution on the Yamuna floodplains. Directing the DDA to deposit the amount within two weeks, a Bench […]