Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding management of solid and liquid waste at Chapra, Saran district, Bihar, 18/10/2021

  • 18/10/2021

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Veterans Forum for Transparency in Public Life Vs Chapra Nagar Parishad & Others dated 18/10/2021.

The matter relates to steps for scientific management of solid and liquid waste at Chapra, District Saran, Bihar.

The NGT, October 18, 2021 noted that Nagar Nigam and other authorities of the state to ensure that flow of the Khanua Nala, Chapra is not obstructed and its width is not reduced by any encroachment. The catchment area of the drain is maintained as per environment norms. The catchment area of the drain has to be kept free from any construction for maintenance of the drain and if the authorities find that the construction is on the drain as appears to be the stand of the authorities in taking action, the authorities are entitled to take legal action as per law.