Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Ayodhya Prasad Vs State of Uttar Pradesh & Others dated 05/12/2018 regarding illegal operation of a brick kiln - M/s Annand Brick Field, District Fatehpur, Uttar Pradesh. Location is within 100 meters from inhabitation. Fertile soil and potable water are being used.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Gram Pradhan, Gram Saidpur, Bagpat Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 03/12/2018 regarding a new brick kiln being set up in village Saidpu (Nathmalpur) District Bagpat, within 1 km from the habitation, 200 meters from a college and 80 meter from an anganbadi.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of New Haryana Bricks and Tile Kiln, Owners Association Vs Environment Pollution (Prevention & Control) Authority & Others dated 19/11/2018.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Punjab Brick Kiln Owners Association Vs. State of Punjab & Others dated 24/10/2018 regarding illegal brick kilns operating in Punjab.

Chandigarh: Brick kilns across Punjab would now not stop their operations as ordered by the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) earlier.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Suman Sen Vs. The West Bengal Pollution Control Board & Others dated 18/09/2018 regarding operation of two brickfields in North 24 Pargnas without necessary Consent to Establish and Consent to Operate both under the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981. As well as clearance also from the Central Ground Water Authority.

This note expounds on migration to brick-kilns in India, based on estimates from the National Sample Survey (NSS) 2007-08 employment- unemployment and migration survey, and a review of field studies.

‘Delhi-NCR’s comprehensive clean air action plan floundering’

The Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) has been in the grip of severe air pollution. The crisis is not confined just to the National Capital Territory (NCT) but affects all the 22 districts of the NCR.

Violating PPCB regulations, emitting black smoke much above the permissible limit

The Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) has started the process to close two brick kilns in Faridkot.

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