Report on the status of garbage lying on the banks of Uttar Pradesh - Agra canal, 30/06/2020

  • 30/06/2020

Report on behalf of Deputy Commissioner, Faridabad, Municipal Corporation, Faridabad and Haryana State Pollution Control Board in compliance of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order of February 20, 2020 in the matter of Original Application No. 49/2020 (Tulinder Katoch & Others Vs State of Haryana & Others). The matter related to the garbage and sewage dumped on the banks of the Uttar Pradesh - Agra canal.

The NGT had directed the District Magistrate, Faridabad, Municipal Corporation, Faridabad and Haryana State Pollution Control Board to furnish a factual and action taken report to the Tribunal. The report informed the NGT that a team was constituted by the District Magistrate, Faridabad for the removal of unauthorized encroachment and other material from the bank of UP Agra Canal in front of Modern Delhi Public School, Sector 87, Faridabad. All the garbage and sewage was cleared.

Note: The report of June 30, 2020 was uploaded to the NGT site on August 1, 2020