Air Pollution: "Life not cheap", Supreme Court asks States why no liability should be imposed on them

Shruti Mahajan November 25 2019
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The Supreme Court today issued notice to all States and Union Territories seeking their response on why no liability should be imposed on them for failing to provide clean air and water. The order was passed after the Special Bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta heard the case relating to the acute problem of air pollution in Delhi and North India.

In a hearing that lasted over two hours, the Court pulled up the Chief Secretaries of Punjab and Haryana for failing to . . .

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