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The National Green Tribunal has formed a committee to assess and suggest compensation from thermal power stations operating in Singrauli and Sonbhadra districts in Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Anjani Jaiswal Vs Union of India & Others dated 24/05/2019 regarding pollution by thermal power stations operating in the Districts of Singrauli and Sonebhadra in the States of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh. According to the applicant, the power plants have been causing air pollution and water pollution in violation of environmental norms in the last two decades. The violation of norms has resulted in damage caused to water bodies, including Rihand Reservoir.

BHOPAL: As rapidly increasing pollution engulfs Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh, NGT’s ‘oversight committee’, led by Justice (retd) Rajesh Kumar, has decided to carry out a three-day inspectio

Judgement of the High Court of Delhi in the matter of Reliance Power Ltd. & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 06/06/2018 regarding cancellation of coal block Chhatrasal for the Sasan UMPP and the supply of surplus quantity of coal upto a maximum of 9 Million Metric Tons per annum from the coal mines of Moher, Moher-Amlohri and Chhatrasal for the 3960 MW thermal plant owned and managed by Chitrangi Power Pvt. Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance.

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Chaudhary Yashwant Singh Vs State of Uttar Pradesh & Others dated 20/09/2016 regarding stone crushers running without consent of the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board and in violation of the provisions of the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 in the area of Singrauli/Sonebhadra and causing serious pollution.

Application dismissed on the ground of limitation and mis-joinder of cause of action and being in violation of Rule 14 of the National Green Tribunal (Practice and Procedure) Rule, 2011.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Ashwani Kumar Dubey & OthersVs. Union of India & Others dated 03/05/2016. These applications raises issue of environmental degradation with increasing pollution in the Singrauli Region of District Singrauli, State of Madhya Pradesh and District Sonbhdra, State of Uttar Pardesh. NGT grants one week time to all the contending parties to place their responses on record.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Pankaj Kr. Mishra Vs. Union of India & Ors. dated 28/10/2015 regarding pollution in Singroli region.

National Green Tribunal has taken the governments of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh to task for acute air and water pollution in Singrauli and Sonebhadra districts where coal mines and thermal pl

The Tribunal had constituted a core committee to monitor the potential hazards of industrial development in Singrauli area and five sub-committees for quantification of industrial pollution and impact assessment of water, air, soil and health in and around Singrauli.

Not for the first time, the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change has asked the Coal Ministry to not auction the Mahan coal block in Singrauli as it is located in an inviolate forest