Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding illegal sand mining along Neugal river, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, 05/07/2017
Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Baljeet Singh Vs Union of India & Others dated 05/07/2017 regarding illegal sand mining along Neugal river, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh. NGT directs the Applicant (Baljeet Singh) to pay Rs. 50,000/- as environment compensation. The amount shall be paid to Himachal Pradesh Pollution Control Board. The tipper of the applicant would be released, thereafter. The Learned Counsel appearing for the applicant makes a statement before us that besides paying compensation, they would give an undertaking to the effect, not to use the tipper for illegal and unauthorized mining and for transport purpose.