Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding restoration of Khanua Nala (drain) at Chapra, District Saran, Bihar, 26/04/2019
Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Veterans Forum for Transparency in Public Life Vs Chapra Nagar Nigam, Chapra & Others dated 26/04/2019 regarding restoration of Khanua Nala (drain) at Chapra, District Saran, State of Bihar. The report submitted by the District Magistrate, Saran showed very unsatisfactory state of affairs. Accordingly, the Tribunal had directed constitution of a joint Committee headed by the Secretary, Urban Development, state of Bihar.
Interim report received from the Secretary, Urban Development indicated certain steps in the matter on the point of removal of encroachment, renovation of nala and cleaning thereof. The report also refered to a proposal for storm water drainage system. The NGT directed further steps to be taken in a time bound manner and a report to be furnished by the Secretry, Urban Development, Bihar to the Tribunal within three months.