Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding violation of environmental norms in the construction of Rajpura hydro project, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, 30/10/2019

  • 30/10/2019

Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding Anirudh Bisht & Others Vs State of Himachal Pradesh dated 30/10/2019 regarding violation of environmental norms in the course of construction of Rajpura Hydro Power Project on Nogli Khad river in Rampur of District Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. It is alleged that dumping of waste as well as encroachment are taking place.

The NGT directed the Deputy Commissioner, Shimla Nagar and Himachal Pradesh State Pollution Control Board to look into the matter and take appropriate action in accordance with law and furnish a factual and action taken report within one month.