Judgement of the National Green Tribunal regarding restraining the induction of two-stroke three-wheelers in Maharashtra, 18/11/2016
Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Western Zone Bench, Pune) in the matter of Shafi Mohamed Meer Vs State of Maharashtra & Others dated 18/11/2016 regarding restraining the induction of two-stroke three-wheelers i.e. autorickshaws in cities of Maharashtra. The Applicant submits that the Government has misled the public at large that CNG fuel is non-polluting while encouraging large scale of auto-rickshaw conversion to CNG. He contends that despite having CNG fuel in Auto rickshaws, pollution levels continue to rise.