August 31, 2022 7:32 am
Altogether, in the four forest divisions, a total of 4,09,046 saplings were to be planted as part of compensatory afforestation and only 1,58,522 were planted, as per forest department records.
August 03, 2022 5:20 pm
The transfer order dated August 2, a copy of which was accessed by indianexpress.com, read: “The Sagar MLA Harthalu Halappa has said that the accused were treated in an inhuman way in violation of laws. He urged the matter to be investigated."
July 14, 2022 6:03 pm
According to the forest department, a case has been registered against officials of the horticulture department and proceedings have begun in the matter.
July 14, 2022 12:32 pm
The action was taken based on lawyer and environmentalist Akash Vashistha's complaint.
June 11, 2022 4:27 am
Dharamsot along with his officer on special duty Chamkaur Singh and Kamaljeet Singh were arrested on June 7 after registration of a graft case against them.
December 23, 2021 1:08 am
🔴 BMC officials said the trees were being cut for phase 2 of the proposed Tata Memorial Hospital building for which permission from the civic tree authority was obtained in June this year.
August 12, 2021 8:12 pm
For months, the residents of Sangrur have been protesting against the axing of trees for a road-widening project.
June 18, 2021 6:59 pm
When someone pointed out the mistake, TV visuals showed her immediately tearing the poster of the placard and holding a new one.
June 14, 2021 7:01 am
The trees, mostly rosewood and teak trees, were on government revenue land assigned to farmers and tribals.
July 28, 2020 2:05 am
The Indian Express had earlier this month reported that the BMC in June invited objections for felling and transplanting 1,961 trees at 19 sites of big-ticket infrastructure projects. Of these, 803 trees are proposed to be felled and 1,158 transplanted.