Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding burning of garbage and causing pollution of river Khoh, district Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

  • 07/10/2021

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Manoj Negi Vs State of Uttarakhand & Others dated 07/10/2021.

The application sought enforcement of order of the NGT, November 22, 2019 (O.A No. 884/2019) directing remedial action against damage to the environment on account of burning of garbage and causing pollution of river Khoh, in district Pauri Garhwal, by dumping garbage therein by the Nagar Palika Dugadda.

The NGT directed the Chief Secretary, Uttarakhand to take stringent further remedial action with regard to the violations in managing the waste at Dugadda in District Pauri Garhwal.