Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Mahendra Singh Vs State of Haryana & Others dated 24/07/2019 regarding illegal operation of stone crushers in District Mahendergarh, Haryana. The stone crushers are located near to plantation, reserved forest and educational institution. Further, the area suffers from scarcity of drinking water and if the stone crushers operate, the ground water would be illegally extracted.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Satbir Singh Vs State of Haryana dated 16/04/2019 regarding illegal mining by M/s Haryana Mining Company, Ghadi Khudana, District Mahendragarh, in Arawali forest land.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Mahendra Singh Vs State of Haryana & Others dated 09/04/2019 regarding stone crushers operating in Mahendergarh, Haryana.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Residents of Village Musnota, Tehsil Nangal Vs State of Haryana dated 25/03/2019 regarding illegal felling of trees taking place and mining at Khasra No. 550, Village Musnota, Tehsil Nangal Chaudhary, District Mahendergarh, Haryana. Mining is being done by Maa Santoshi Khanij Udhyog. For mining, blasting is also done desterilizing the houses of the inhabitants.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Lakhi Ram Vs State of Haryana & Others dated 30/11/2018 regarding illegal sand/gravel mining at Nangal Choudhary, District Mahendergarh and also for closure of screening plants/stone crushers within 1 km from the periphery of the habitation in villages in the said block. According to the applicant, the mining and felling of trees are taking place in Krishnawati River bed in Villages Datal, Dostpur and Bhedanti.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Mahendra Singh Vs. State of Haryana & Others dated 20/09/2018 regarding stone crushing units in village Karota District Mahendergarh, Haryana and consequential degradation of environment. It is stated that the site of the stone crushers is within 400 mts. from Aravali plantation and reserve forest of village Mukandpura and 70 mts. from an educational institutional i.e. Aravali College for Education for B.Ed., in violation of siting criteria for establishment of stone crusher.

An audit report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India comes down heavily on the Haryana government for its lax implementation of the Beti Bachao scheme. By T.K. RAJALAKSHMI

NGT junked a plea alleging mining of quartz and encroachment of reserved forest area in Haryana's Mahendargarh district after noting that the activity was carried out after obtaining clearance from

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Lt. Gen. Satyevir Yadav Vs Ministry of Environment and Forest & Others dated 30/05/2017 regarding mining of quartz in village Mukandpura, sub-division Narnaul, Mahendargarh District, Haryana. The Applicant also said that the mines are operating illegally for thirteen years without the requisite consent to establish under Section 25 and 26 of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and Section 21 of the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981.

The Agriculture Department claims to have been running special campaigns to spread awareness on overexploitation of groundwater, but 18 districts have witnessed decline in the water level in the st

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