Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding land conversion for industrial purposes, Rajasthan, 18/09/2017
Order of the National Green Tribunal (Central Zonal Bench, Bhopal) in the matter of M/s Lubok Caron LLP vs. RSPCB & Others dated 18/09/2017 regarding land conversion for industrial areas, Rajasthan. NGT directs M/s Lubok Caron LLP to approach the RIICO / Industrial Department State of Rajasthan for alternate site to be allotted. The Tribunal also cautioned that disposal of the tyres of automobiles is also an environmental concern and it will be the duty of the state to ensure that proper disposal facility is created for the said purpose.
NGT directs that in future the revenue authorities including the district collectors while passing orders of land conversion for industrial areas shall examine the issue with regard to the environmental factors and the impact of such conversion and setting up of non agricultural activities as a result of such land conversion.