Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding illegal construction of marriage halls and farmhouses, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, 09/09/2020

  • 09/09/2020

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Om Tyagi Vs Ministry of Environment & Forest & Others dated 09/09/2020. The matter related to illegal constructions and operation of the farmhouses and marriage halls in district Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

The Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) in its report of September 7, 2020 said that the non-complying units had already been asked to shut down by the UPPCB. The Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam has been asked to carry out regular drives to ensure that there was no encroachment of roads and drains in the area. The NGT directed the UPPCB to enforce the Central Pollution Control (CPCB) guidelines (Control of pollution and enforcement norms at individual establishments and the area/cluster of restaurants/hotels/motels/banquets) on the matter and ensure that there is no violation of the environmental norms.