Order of the Supreme Court regarding EC for mining in Tehsil Rupbas, Bharatpur District, Rajasthan, 03/07/2019

  • 03/07/2019

Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of Haribhan & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 03/07/2019 regarding Environmental Clearance for mining activities in Tehsil Rupbas, District Bharatpur, Rajasthan. The NGT had disposed of the appeal challenging EC for mining in Rupbas in October 2018. The appellants say that "substantive challenge to the grant of an EC had to be dealt with in the appeal before the NGT." The Supreme Court sets aside the NGT order of October 10, 2018 and Appeal 48 of 2018 is restored to the file of the NGT for disposal afresh.