Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of M/s Yogendra Grit Udhyog & Others Vs State of Rajasthan & Others dated 10/12/2015 challenging the directions issued by the State of Rajasthan and Rajasthan State Pollution Control Board dated 25th August, 2011 and the order dated 30th September, 2011 passed by the RSPCB declining to grant Consent to Operate to the applicants.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Tiger Protection Group V/s. Union of India & Others dated 03/12/2015 regarding sand/stone mining as well as agricultural/fishing in the National Chambal Sanctuary. Application closed with NGT passing the Order which says that "as regards agricultural/fishing activities TriGeneric Management Plan is in place and the applicant (Tiger Protection Group) has no objection to such plan being implemented in National Chambal Sanctuary.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of M/s. Manoj Stone Crushing Co. Vrs. SEAC & Ors. dated 03/12/2015 regarding projects coming up in the eco-sensitive zone of Western Ghats especially stone crushing industry.

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Southern Zone, Chennai) in the matter of M/s. Velmurugan Blue Metals Vs The Chairman The Appellate Authority, Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board & Others dated 27/11/2015 regarding a stone crushing unit in Koothampoondi Village, Oddanchatram Taluk, Dindigul District, Tamil Nadu.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Central Zonal Bench, Bhopal) in the matter of Paryavaran Avam Manav Sanrakshan Samiti Vs. Union of India & Others dated 20/11/2015 regarding stone crushers causing heavy air pollution from Rewa to Sirmour, Madhya Pradesh.

BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) recently sealed 12 crusher units operating illegally in Khurda district without its consent.

The government is considering a proposal to lease out government land to companies and the individuals for stone quarrying in the State, said, Mines and Geology Minister Vinay Kulkarni.

Alerted by the news of Chambal's pollution, an eight-member team of Vidhan Sabha State Environment Committee visited Kota on Wednesday to assess the status of Chambal River.

The Haryana Pollution Control Board has sealed 12 stone-crushing units in the district for flouting pollution norms.

Eighteen more stone crusher units in Khurda district have come under the scanner of the Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) for violating norms.

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