Coast Guard holds Level I Pollution Response Workshop The Indian Coast Guard, Karnataka, conducted a Level I Pollution Response Workshop at its headquarters here on Tuesday involving various stakeholders.
Shipping Act 1958
The environment department on Wednesday banned polluting vessels on state waterways after a prod from the Union government. Nearly 100 vessels that broke down and were left on the Hooghly, perennially polluting the water, will face penal measures if the ban is implemented. More than 50 of these vessels can be found between Jagannath Ghat and Rajabagan dockyard.