Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding environment in or around the Shri Girirajji Parvat and Parikrama Marg, Goverdhan, District Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, 04/08/2015

  • 04/08/2015

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Giriraj Parikrama Sanrakshan Sansthan & Ors. Vs. Department of Environment & Forests & Ors. dated 04/08/2015 regarding environment in or around the Shri Girirajji Parvat and Parikrama Marg, Goverdhan, District Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.

Learned Counsel appearing for the State submits that he is instructed by Mr. R.K. Singh, R.O. UPPCB, Mathura, Mr. Anil Kumar, Executive Engineer, PWD and Mr. N. K. Jaanu, District Forest Officer, Mathura. Upon instructions he makes a statement that the State of Uttar Pradesh accepts the Recommendations made in Inspection Report of the inspection conducted on 20.03.2015. One of the recommendations was that:  Interceptors should be constructed and Sewage generated in the area should be diverted to STP. Residents may be directed to take sewage connection. A punitive action may also be recommended against residents for violations/discharge of sewage on roads/water bodies.