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Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Aditya N. Prasad & Others Vs. Union of India & Others dated 24/06/2016 regarding threat to the trees in NCT Delhi region as a result of reckless digging with special reference to New Friends Colony. The allegation is that the action violates the guidelines of the Ministry of Urban Development and Poverty Alleviation whereby 6’x6’ area is required to be left uncemented around the trees and compacting of soil nearby the trees to be avoided.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Aditya N. Prasad & Ors. Vs. Union of India & Ors. dated 23/03/2016 regarding electrical wires on trees put up by power distribution companies.

The Tribunal in its Order stated that "in the event of default of direction and the work of trees being made free of electrical wiring in any form whatsoever, the Managing Director of the Company would be liable to be proceeded against in accordance with law personally."