Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding construction of houses on the mudflats of the river Matla, 04/03/2015

  • 04/03/2015

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata) in the matter of Tribunal on its own Motion regarding Sunderbans Forests Vs Union of India and Ors dated 04/03/2015 regarding construction of houses on the mudflats of the river Matla under the Gitanjali Scheme of Housing. The Applicant has alleged that its causing illegal encroachment on the mangrove area of Sunderban forest and also causing violation of the CRZ regulations in Sunderban Biosphere Reserve.