Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding dangerous level of ammonia and pollution of drinking water source to Wazirabad reservoir, 16/02/2018

  • 16/02/2018

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Manoj Mishra Vs Union of India & Others dated 16/02/2018. The Application have been moved by Delhi Jal Board seeking direction of this Tribunal to the Government of Haryana to urgently take steps to check and reduce alleged dangerous level of Ammonia and consequent pollution effective on the drinking water source from upstream into river Yamuna and supply water to Wazirabad reservoir.

It is now suggested that Chief Secretaries of State of Haryana and NCT of Delhi be directed to hold a meeting to resolve the issue relating to the pollution of the Yamuna water due the industrial and other pollutants resulting in the Ammonia level rise which has reached the alarming situation and making the water un-potable.