Judgement of the National Green Tribunal regarding environmental clearance granted to stone mining, District Mahendergarh, Haryana, 25/04/2016

  • 25/04/2016

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Rajesh Kumar Vs Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change dated 25/04/2016. This Appeal assails the Environmental Clearance (EC) granted to stone mining (Minor Mineral Mining) with proposed production capacity of 9.0 Million TPA (ROM) of stone in mining lease area measuring 53.03 Hectares at Khasra No. 91, 96, 97, 98, 99, 102 and 103 of Village Rajawas, Tehsil and District Mahendergarh, Haryana in favour of M/s R.S Joint Venture on 3rd July, 2015.

Appeal dismissed and directed the Projec Proponent - M/s R.s. Joint Venture to strictly abide by the terms and conditions stipulated in the EC particularly as regards the regular monitoring of water quality upstream and downstream of water bodies as well as of ground water level and quality in and around the mining lease area as envisaged and send the data thus collected regularly to the Gram Panchayat village Rajawas from time to time.