Millennium Post

SC issues notice to Centre, states on pollution in Ganga

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Centre and states of Uttrakhand, UP, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bangal on a PIL seeking its direction to prohibit them from throwing waste material from factories into river Ganga. A bench headed by chief justice P Sathasivam also sought the response of Central Pollution Control Board. The court passed the order on the PIL filed by a resident of Patiala, seeking its interference in the matter to protect Ganga from getting polluted.
Next Story
Share it