Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding crushing units in Rajmahal hills, Sahebganj District, Jharkhand, 05/12/2019

  • 05/12/2019

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Syed Arshad Nasar & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 05/12/2019 regarding severe damage caused to the environment by operation of quarrying and crushing units in the Rajmahal hills of the Vindhya Mountains, Sahebganj District of the state of Jharkhand.

The NGT directed the committee constituted to submit a report giving details of the stone mines and the stone crushers containing particulars like the name of the mines and crusher units and its location, dates of grant of Consent to Establish, Consent to Operate and Environment Clearance in respect of stone mines. As well as the amount of environmental compensation assessed and recovered and the period of default.