Telangana & AP HC remands Kaleshwaram Project matter back to NGT

Varun Chirumamilla November 9 2017

A Division Bench of the Telangana and Andhra Pradesh High Court has set aside a stay order of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) prohibiting the Telangana government from proceeding with work on the Rs 80,000 crore Kaleshwaram lift irrigation project.

The Principal Bench of the NGT had stayed work on the project on October 5, after it was argued that the state lacked the requisite environmental clearances required for a project of such nature.

The Telangana government then chose to . . .

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