Judgement of the National Green Tribunal regarding construction of a crematorium by Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation adjoining to bank of the river Pavana, 29/01/2014
Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of M/s Riverside Resort Pvt.Ltd. Vs Pimpri Chinchwad Mun.Corpon. Ors dated 29/01/2014 regarding construction of a crematorium by Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation on land measuring 7499.76 sq. mtrs, situated adjoining to bank of the river ‘Pavana’. Also the Maharashtra State Government Circular dated 2.9.1989, envisages safety measures for use of lands falling within area of flood zone
and irrigation projects. The Appellant has come out with a case that no construction activity is permissible on bank of the river.
Original Source: http://www.greentribunal.gov.in/judgment/26_2013(App)(WZ)_29Jan2014_final_order.pdf