The Himachal Pradesh State Pollution Control Board report on compliance of environmental norms by M/s Bhawani stone crusher, V.P.O. Bajaura, District Kullu, dated 07/07/2020.

The unit has necessary Environment Clearance issued by the competent authority on November 26, 2016 and valid Permanent Registration issued by Industries Department. The unit had applied for renewal of Consent to Operate, which was under process and renewal of Consent to Operate was granted to the unit by the regional officer, Kullu, HPSPCB on May 13, 2020.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Residents of Gram Panchayat Varahiya Vs State of Madhya Pradesh dated 01/07/2020 regarding dust pollution by illegal operation of stone crushers at village Tilora, Rausa, tehsil Mehar, district Satna at NH-7 (New Four lane) in the state of Madhya Pradesh.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Laxman, Sarv Adivasi Samaj Versus State of Madhya Pradesh regarding illegal operation of a ready mix plant and stone crusher in village Dhulkot, Tehsil Nepanagar, District Burhanpur Madhya Pradesh dated 06/05/2020.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Pritam Singh Vs Union Territory of J&K & Others dated 05/05/2020.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Mahendra Saini, President, Moda Pahad Sangharsh Samiti Versus State of Rajasthan dated 04/05/2020.

Report filed by the Goa State Pollution Control Board regarding illegal extraction of laterite stones in Bicholim taluka, Goa. Site inspection was done to verify the present status of laterite stone quarries in Curchirem and Ona village.

Action taken report of the District Magistrate/Deputy Commissioner Doda and Jammu & Kashmir Pollution Control Board in terms of the NGT order of January 9, 2020 in O.A. No. 1047/2019. The matter relates to operation of stone crushers and hot mix plants in distric Doda.

The alleged illegal stone crushers and hot mix plants were inspected and necessary action taken against defaulting units. Around 12 stone crushers and hot mix plants were closed down due to failure to produce the requisite permissions to operate the units.

Compliance report by the Rajasthan State Pollution Control Board (RSPCB) to the NGT order of August 20, 2019 on illegal mining through crusher machine in village Faliya, tehsil Chhipa Barod, district Baran, Rajasthan resulting in damage to the forest area.

Report by the Joint Committee of Central Pollution Control Board, Jammu & Kashmir Pollution Control Board and District Magistrate, Ramban on illegal operation of stone crushers and hot mix plants in district Ramban in terms of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order of December 20, 2019 in Original Application No. 1045/2019 in the matter of Pritam Singh Vs Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir and Others.

Report filed by the Rajasthan State Pollution Control Board (RSPCB) in compliance of the National Green Tribunal order dated November 25, 2019 in the matter of Mahendra Saini, President, Moda Pahad Sangarsh Samiti. The matter related to 34 illegal stone crushers operating in Moda Pahad area within the municipal limits of Jhunjhunu Municipal Council, within 1.5 km of the habitation and within the prohibited range from a National Highway and a State Highway. Their operation was causing a lot of pollution to the environment and inhabitants.

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