Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding pollution by Godavari Mega Aqua Food Park in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, 28/08/2019

  • 28/08/2019

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of AVVS. Subrahmanayam Vs Godavari Mega Aqua Food Park & Others dated 28/08/2019 regarding pollution by Godavari Mega Aqua Food Park in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. NGT had asked the State Pollution Control Board, State Environment Impact Assessment Authority (SEIAA), Andhra Pradesh, State of Andhra Pradesh and National Coastal Zone Management Authority (NCZMA) to file an affidavit on the matter but SPCB alone had filed the affidavit. 

The NGT grants time for others to file the affidavit. Meanwhile, senior member of the CPCB as well as SPCB has been directed to inspect the area in question and file a report on whether conditions of consent to opeate has been complied with and if there was any pollution on account of the operation of the unit, the remedial measures and actions taken.