Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022

Mattewara forests


Punjab: Mattewara project scrapped, now concern over losing investment rises

July 21, 2022 8:45 am

The Centre has to allot seven textile parks to various states, including Punjab in the first phase and a land measuring 927 acres was identified at Mattewara.

For Balbir Seechewal, ‘a victory of public, a victory of democracy’

July 12, 2022 3:13 am

The Padma Shri awardee also gave credit to Mann, saying that the CM often talks about pollution and quotes Guru Nanak Dev too on the issue.

Punjab: Kinnow orchards getting damaged due to pollutants in canal water, says AAP MP

July 03, 2022 4:11 am

This statement comes at a time when AAP CM Bhagwant Mann is batting for a textile park near Mattewara forest in Ludhiana.

Punjab: Speaker writes to CM Mann, urges him to save Mattewara forest

July 03, 2022 3:55 am

The Speaker said that although all the MLAs of Punjab have been raising the issues concerned with saving the environment, the previous governments did not take any constructive steps on these issues.

2 years & a role reversal: How AAP changed its stance on project near Mattewara forest

July 15, 2022 9:36 am

Back to Tuesday, things, however, saw a role reversal when CM Mann, in a reply to his own party MLA Hardeep Singh Mundian said, “We will make sure that not even a drop of Sutlej gets polluted due to this textile park."

Take a stand on proposed industrial park near Mattewara forest, action committee writes to political parties

July 22, 2021 7:15 am

'Save lungs of Ludhiana, take a clear stand ahead of polls,' says letter written to Congress, AAP, SAD, LIP state heads.

A project that has green activists seeing red

July 16, 2020 1:14 pm

A ‘cycle valley’ is already coming up adjacent to Mattewara forest, villagers, activists fear industrial park will further disturb ecology.

Govt moves Rs 27-cr plan for lion safari project in Mattewara

June 01, 2014 2:56 am

Zoo master plan made in 2009 failed to take off.

Explosion rocks Mattewara as Army winds up Op Saiyam

January 24, 2011 6:29 am

In the last phase of Operation Saiyam going on in Mattewara forests,a blast occurred in the defused scrap on Sunday,injuring an Army sapper. The drive has been delayed for another week.