Submission by the Additional Director, Industrial Safety & Health, Pune regarding fire in a chemical factory in Pune, killing 18 dated 15/06/2021.

The factory, M/s SVS Aqua Technologies LLP in Uravade, taluka Mulshi, district Pune made an application for grant of licence under Factories act 1948 on March 4, 2021. But it was learnt that the factory was operational for the last 2 to 3 years.

Report filed by the District Magistrate, Pune regarding Suo Moto matter in O.A. No. 130 of 2021 on the death of 18 people, mostly women, in a fire at a chemical factory in village Urawade, taluka Mulshi, district Pune, Maharashtra on June 7, 2021. 

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Nirmala Baburao Surapaneni & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 11/06/2021.

Grievance in the application is against damage to a rain water drain and a well, in the course of construction of a housing project by M/s. Raviraj Creative Associates at Pune. According to the applicants, the project in question has been set up with the approval of the Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA). The above two natural water bodies are part of the project.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Tanaji Ruikar Vs State of Maharashtra & Others dated 10/06/2021.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Sanjay Bhimashankar Thobde Vs The Chairman & Directors, Shree Siddheshwar Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana Ltd. & Others regarding the 90 meter chimney set up by Shree Siddheshwar Sahakari Karkhana Ltd. at Solapur in the process of operating its sugar mill.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Tanaji Balasaheb Gambhire Vs Union of India & Others dated 09/06/2021.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Samita Rajendra Patil Vs Jindal Steel Works Ltd. & Others dated 27/05/2021.

Grievance in the application was against violation of environmental norms in running the industrial operations by Jindal Steel Works Limited at village Dolwi, Karawi, Gadab, Khar Karavi, Kharmachela and Jui Bapuji and other surrounding areas, district Raigarh, near Mumbai.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Ram Baban Borkar Vs M/s. Paranjape Construction & Others dated 24/05/2021. The matter related to construction by PSC Pacific of a commercial complex 'Xion' mixed use development at Hingewadi, Pune, Maharashtra beyond the "validity period of the Environment Clearance (EC)" and that EC conditions were not adhered to. It was alleged that the project proponent had undertaken constructions in deviation of the approved plans. Further additional constructions had taken place without obtaining appropriate EC.

Order of the Bombay High Court (Nagpur Bench) dated 19/05/2021. The matter related to availability of CSR funds with private sector companies in Vidarbha region with the aim to strengthen the health care system, especially in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Order passed by the High Court of Judicature at Bombay in the matter of Sneha Nirav Marjadi Vs State of Maharashtra & Others dated 12/05/2021. The matter related to the steps taken by the state of Maharashtra to deal with COVID-19 pandemic. The High Court said that facts show that there is short supply of the drug Remdesivir.

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