Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding encroachment of forest land of Singhorgarh Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh, 24/10/2019
Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Sachin Sahu Vs State of Madhya Pradesh dated 24/10/2019 regarding allegation of encroachment of forest land of Singhorgarh Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh.
A report was sought from the Divisional Forest Officer (DFO), District Damin, Madhya Pradesh and a copy of the order was sent directly as well as through the Resident Commissioner, Madhya Pradesh.
To await the report, the matter has been adjourned on four occasions i.e. 09.04.2019, 20.05.2019, 26.07.2019 and 12.09.2019 but no report has been received. Further, it has come to the notice of the Tribunal that the name of the district is Damoli and not Damin as earlier stated.
The NGT directed the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (HoFF), Madhya Pradesh ensure that a report is furnished in the matter within one month.