National Green Tribunal (NGT)

National Green Tribunal (NGT) News

First meeting of committee formed by NGT on waste management to be held on Nov 19

The meeting is scheduled at 3.00 pm in the Niti Aayog building and it is to be held as per the NGT direction.

NGT dismisses Goa govt’s proposal to fill mines with municipal waste

The order comes in the backdrop of the deaths of four boys in Pernem last month, who drowned in a water-filled laterite quarry.


NGT dismisses Haryana’s plea to lift ban on DG sets

The EPCA on October 9 had ordered that diesel generator sets will be banned in Delhi and vicinity towns, such as Gurgaon, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad, starting October 15.

NGT gives Punjab govt till Oct 31 to stop discharge of sewage water into Holy Bein

Fresh water to be released into rivulet in which devotees will take holy dip

Agencies, Delhi govt not following orders on fires at Ghazipur landfill, says NGT

The NGT had earlier rapped the EDMC over its report on a recent fire incident at the Ghazipur landfill site, saying it cannot allow non-compliance of its orders to solve the issue.

Plastic waste of brand owners: NGT raps govt for delay in drawing up recycle norms

The Court was hearing a petition by Jitendra Yadav, an Uttarakhand resident, seeking direction over extended producer responsibility (EPR), under which plastic producers and brand owners are required to recycle their plastic waste.


Odd-even based on findings from foreign countries: Plea in NGT

The petition, drawn and filed by advocate Gaurav Kumar Bansal, said an assessment by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) found that the ambient air quality in Delhi during the 2016 odd-even scheme had deteriorated.

NGT tells state pollution board to clear Pirana landfill on a war footing

As per the affidavit filed by the GPCB on August 20, the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has made budgetary provisions worth Rs 50 crore for 2019-20 to deal with the legacy waste at Pirana.

Buildings partly razed in South Delhi for flouting green norms

Occupants have been given notices to vacate and electricity and water supply would be disconnected within one week, the NGT chairperson bench was told Thursday.

Illegal construction in Haridwar Forest Division to be removed in 3 months, Panel tells NGT

The oversight committee, headed by former judge Justice U C Dhyani, told the NGT that there was some delay in the proceedings relating to the eviction of encroachers because of the Model Code of Conduct during the elections.