Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding violation of environmental norms by a group housing society, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, 10/11/2023
Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Kaushalya Sharma Vs Mathura Vrindavan Development Authority & Others dated 10/11/2023.
The matter related to violation of environmental norms by a group housing society in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh. Rain water harvesting systems and plantation of trees for improving the environment were the two aspects the applicant sought implementation by the housing society.
The NGT, November 10 directed a joint committee to verify the factual position and suggest appropriate remedial action. The joint committee will comprise representatives of the Central Pollution Control Board, Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board and the District Magistrate, Mathura. The committee after undertaking visits to the site and meeting the applicant and the project proponent will submit its report. The matter has been listed for consideration on February 2, 2024.