Grievance raised by the applicants is that there is illegal extraction of ground water by the builders operating in Noida According to the applicants, the authorities have failed to prevent illegal extraction of ground water for commercial purposes resulting in depletion of ground water level in the area identified as ‘overexploited’ as per assessment of the Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA).

The order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Vineet Sinha Vs Union of India & Others dated 28/09/2022.

The NGT directed Express Builders and Promoters Private Limited to pay Rs. 15 crores for illegal constructions undertaken in 'Express Zenith', sector 77, Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

The applicant (Vineet Sinha) said that the project proponent has exceeded the limit of construction with the connivance of the Noida Authority and failed to set up pollution control devices as required.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Gaur Atulyam Apartment Owners Association Vs Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority & Others dated 05/08/2022.

Gaur Atulyam Apartment Owners Association filed an application in the NGT under Section 14 of the National Green Tribunal Act, 2010 regarding construction of mobile towers in green belts including green belt in front of Gaur Atulyam Society, Greater Nodia.

Submissions on behalf of the applicant (Vineet Sinha) to the joint inspection report, February 19, 2022 submitted by the UPPCB, CPCB and SEIAA and report dated May 2, 2022 submitted by NOIDA. The matter related to the complaint that Express Builders and Promoters Private Limited does not possess a prior Environment Clearance as mandated under Clause 2 of EIA Notification, 2006 and the entire housing project 'Express Zenith, Plot No. GH-02A, Sector-77, Noida has been constructed and developed without an Environment Clearance.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Mahakar Singh Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 06/01/2022. Issue for consideration is the remedial action against illegal cutting of trees, extraction of groundwater and construction without Environmental Clearance (EC) for the project of Wave City at Ghaziabad and High-Tech City at NOIDA by the project proponent (PP) M/s Uppal Chadha Hi Tech Developers Pvt. Ltd.

The matter was considered by the NGT in the last two years and the court had passed orders with respect to it.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Abhisht Kusum Gupta Vs State of Uttar Pradesh & Others dated 23/12/2021.

Compliance Report by UPPCB in OA No. 1002 of 2018 (Abhisht Kusum Gupta Versus State of Uttar Pradesh & Ors.) dated 22/11/2021.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Jasgun Vs Utkarsh Gupta dated 29/10/2021. Grievance in this application is against discharge of hazardous chemical wastes (cyanide, chromium) into sewer at Udyog Kendra 2, Ecotech III, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Vineet Sinha Vs Union of India & Others dated 18/10/2021. Grievance in this application is against violation of EC conditions by the Project Proponent (PP) - M/s Express Builders and Promoters Private Limited in constructing 'Express Zenith' at Plot No. GH-2A, Sector-77, Noida, District Gautam Budh Nagar, Uttar Pradesh.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Sanjay Kumar Vs State of Uttar Pradesh & Others.

The issue for consideration is permissibility of operation of hot mix plants at Noida beyond ‘carrying capacity’ of the ambient air of the area as per assessment of the statutory regulators – the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board, thereby adversely affecting the environment and the public health.

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