Judgement of the National Green Tribunal regarding illegal constructions in Hindon bird sanctuary, District Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, 20/09/2016

  • 20/09/2016

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Sushil Raghav Vs Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change & Others dated 20/09/2016 regarding illegal constructions in Hindon bird sanctuary as also encroachments over the ponds and other water bodies, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

National Green Tribunal directs the Chief Secretary of the State of Uttar Pradesh tol pass appropriate orders in relation to the authorities in whose name the land stands, for removal of encroachments and for protection of the water bodies, pond. The Chief Secretary shall also take a final view and pass appropriate orders as to whether or not the State proposes to declare and notify ‘Hindon Bird Sanctuary’ as a ‘Bird Sanctuary’ under the provisions of Wildlife Protection Act, 1972.