Report on action taken by the police on polluting industrial units in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, 08/07/2020
Progress Report no. 13 in OA NO 329 of 2015 by Ad. SP, Jodhpur, Rajasthan Police (Respondent 4) in the matter of Gram Panchayat Araba vs State of Rajasthan & Others.
The report was filed before the NGT on July 8, 2020. The 13th Progress report upto June 27, 2020 stated that 43 FIR's have been registered against textile units which were found causing pollution in Jodhpur by the discharge of effluents and violating the provisions of existing legislations. After due investigation and field work, a total of 33 charge sheets have been filed in the courts for legal action.