Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding dumping of solid waste in Wular lake, Baramulla, J&K, 08/07/2020

  • 08/07/2020

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Raja Muzzaffar Bhat Vs U.T. of Jammu & Kashmir dated 08/07/2020 regarding dumping of municipal solid waste in Wular lake around Ningli Tarzoo in Baramulla District in J&K. The lake in question is a wetland and a Ramsar site and is thus an eco-sensitive area.

The NGT directed a factual and action report to be filed by the Member Secretary, State Wetland Authority, Collector, Baramulla and the State Pollution Control Board.