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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.

NGT seeks report on plea alleging illegal construction by DDA in Mayapuri greenbelt

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said the NGT has no objection to any legitimate project which does not interfere with the rejuvenation of Yamuna and protection of its flood plains.

NGT panel criticises Haryana Pollution Control Board officials for 'inability' to discharge duty

"The NGT may consider reprimanding the officers of HPCB for their inability to discharge their statutory functions and lack of any regulatory vigil or control over industrial pollution and other activities like sand mining and construction of bunds on the Yamuna," NGT said.


NGT panel head on Hindon river resigns, cites ‘non-cooperation’ from UP govt

The committee has submitted at least four reports to the NGT and all of them have accused UP officials of “apathy” and even “stonewalling” its action plan and monitoring.

Delhi will not survive without Yamuna, says NGT chairman

The NGT order said Rs 10 crore performance guarantee deposited by the Delhi, Haryana and UP governments each, and Rs 50 lakh by DPCC “may have to be forfeited” for not implementing its directions.

Fill up sanctioned posts in forest department at earliest: NGT

The order came while perusing a report dated July 12 which informed it that forestry staff strength has been increased from 108 to 398 while ministerial staff strength has been increased from 22 to 36 and there is also increase in the infrastructure.

Seek 71 crore from builder who flouted green norms in Gurgaon: Environment ministry tells NGT

Sushant Lok-III is a residential township spread over 199.063 acres of land in Gurgaon’s Sector 57, developed by Ansal Buildwell and its sister concern Aadharshila Towers Private Ltd.