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Advocate Gaurav Bansal filed the plea on behalf of the non-governmental organisation, Centre for Wildlife and Environmental Litigation Foundation.

National Green Tribunal Declines Plea On Exercising Contingent Plan For Locust Attack

The National Green Tribunal declined to consider a petition; seeking implementation of the Centre’s contingency plan to combat the impending locust attack. “The applicants...

Establishment of the National Green Tribunal

After decades of unchecked exploitation and deterioration of natural resources now is the time for the National Green Tribunal's role in addressing the problem of...
Affected people being treated at King George Hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in Visakhapatnam, May 07, 2020.

National Crisis Management Committee Takes Stock of the Vizag Gas Leak Tragedy

The National Crisis Management Committee under the chairmanship of Cabinet Secretary, Shri Rajiv Gauba met for the second consecutive day; to review the situation...
NGT cancels summer break, to remain functional in June 2020.

NGT Suspends Summer Break Amid National Lockdown

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) decided to suspend its summer break this year through a notification. The Summer break was scheduled for the entire...

All you need to know about the Green Tribunal Act, 2010

The environment is the key to satisfying all of human needs. It can be stated with surety that there will not exist a society...
An oil well in eastern Assam’s Tinsukia district blowed up on the morning of May 27, 2020. The well was under Oil India Limited’s Baghjan oilfield.

NGT Constitutes Committee to Inspect Assam Oil Well Fire, Orders OIL to Deposit Rs....

The National Green Tribunal has ordered the Oil India Limited (OIL) to deposit an initial amount of Rs. 25 crores with the District Magistrate,...
Aarey Colony

A Serious Setback for Environmentalists: SC Dismisses Appeal Against NGT Orders on Aarey Colony

On 15th June 2020, the Supreme Court dismissed an appeal by Vanashakti NGO, Mumbai, and its director Stalin Dayanand against the National Green Tribunal’s...
Supreme Court consents 30 employees from LG Polymers to assess the chemical plant in Vizag, where the horrific Gas Leak incident took place on May 7, 2020.

Vizag Gas Leak : SC Allows LG Polymers Employees Access to the Infamous Chemical...

On May 26, 2020, the Supreme Court consented 30 employees from LG Polymers to assess the chemical plant in Vizag, where the horrific Gas...
The infected officer attended the office on May 19, 2020 before being tested positive for COVID-19.

NGT Shut for Public Access After Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

The National Green Tribunal (NGT)  issued a notice on May 23, 2020. The notice informs about one of the officers, who tested positive for...
LG Polymers Plant

Vizag Gas Leak: Supreme Court Refuses to Issue Notice in LG Polymers Petition

The Supreme Court on May 19 refused to issue notice in a plea filed by LG Polymers. The petition challenged the order of the...
Rajasthan High Court took suo moto cognizance of the death of migratory birds around the Sambhar lake.

Migrant Birds Die Mysteriously, Rajasthan High Court Takes Cognizance

A division bench led by Chief Justice Indrajit Mahanty of Rajasthan High Court; took suo moto cognizance of the plight of death of migratory...
NGT bench directed LG Polymers India Pvt. Ltd., owner of the plant, to deposit a sum of Rs. 50 Crore with the District Magistrate.

Vizag Gas Leak Tragedy: NGT Constitutes Committee, Directs Owner to Pay 50 Crores

In a suo moto case against the fateful incident of a chemical gas leak at Vizag, the National Green Tribunal constituted a five-member Committee...
The National Green Tribunal orders a high-level task team should supervise the handling and disposal of COVID-19 waste.

NGT Calls for High-Level Task Force for COVID-19 Waste Disposal.

The National Green Tribunal ordered that a high-level task team should supervise the handling and disposal of COVID-19 waste. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson...
SCAORA Requests Partial Suspension of the Summer Vacation

SCAORA Requests Partial Suspension of SC Summer Vacation

Amid the nationwide lockdown, the Supreme Court Advocates-on-Record Association (SCAORA) urges the Supreme Court to partially suspend the summer vacation. On April 13, 2020,...

The environmental concerns of Shiv Smarak project

The Maharashtra state cabinet on November 1, 2018 gave administrative approval to the Shiv Samark project. This project is reported to cost Rs 3700.84 crore. Since its...

Summary of Adani coal mine case

A decade ago, the Adani coal mine was proposed in Carmichael, Australia. Since the announcement of the project, it has been met by many...

The Odds of the Odd Even Plan

In 2014, a study released by World Health Organization (WHO) stated that Delhi is the most polluted city in the world. The report on...