Haryana government has told the National Green Tribunal that 539 violations have been recorded in the Aravali region falling within the state.

नैशनल ग्रीन ट्रिब्यूनल (एनजीटी) ने ग्राउंड वॉटर के अवैध इस्तेमाल के मुद्दे पर विचार करने के लिए बनी एक्सपर्ट पैनल की रिपोर्ट पर नाराजगी जताई। ट्रिब्यूनल ने कहा कि पैनल अपना काम करने में नाकाम रहा।

Rapid urbanisation has led to a huge increase in Gurgaon’s water demand, and as a result, the city’s groundwater levels have dropped at an alarming rate of 1.12 m per year.

Arsenic contamination has become severe at Pathokshikor village of Kandi union under Pirgachha Upazila in Rangpur district, leaving thousands of people vulnerable to arsenicosis.

The cost of Punjab government’s clean drinking water project for Gujrat city has surged to Rs1 billion from Rs680 million because of a snail’s pace of work and the paucity of funds.

Illegal drilling for water is increasing in the capital due to negligence of the Capital Development Authority (CDA).

As many as 157 illegal bore-wells and tube-wells in various colonies in Gurgaon have been dismantled and sealed and First Information Reports have been registered against their owners during the pa

The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday set up a committee to draft an extensive plan to deal with illegal extraction of groundwater in Delhi.

The bench also directed that meters be fixed wherever tubewells are operating, for measuring usage of groundwater and asked the committee to fix a charge that groundwater consumers would be liable to pay.

Noting that groundwater extraction had led to severe depletion in the water table, the National Green Tribunal on Tuesday tasked an inter-governmental committee with forming a plan to fix meters an

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Legal Aid, National Green Tribunal Bar Association Vs NCT of Delhi & Others dated 03/09/2013 regarding groundwater levels in Delhi and the operation of unauthorized and illegal tubewells.

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