Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Court on its own Motion Vs. State of Karnataka dated 20/02/2017 regarding environmental disaster that had taken place at Bellandur Lake in Bangalore. From the photographs and the clippings displayed on the Television, it had been shown that the entire lake was on fire, emitting highly pollutant gases.
National Green Tribunal issues Suo-Moto issue Notice to the following:
1. State of Karnataka
2. Lake Authority of Bangalore
3. Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change