The cost(s) of negligence: NGT imposes heavy penalties on Karnataka for damage to Bangalore lakes

Aditya AK December 6 2018
Bangalore lakes

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today pulled no stops in its endeavour to curb the pollution of Bangalore lakes, imposing heavy costs on the State of Karnataka for its negligence in maintaining the Bellandur and Varthur Lakes.

The NGT Bench headed by Chairperson Justice AK Goel has also appointed a Committee to be helmed by former Supreme Court judge, Justice Santosh Hegde, in order to ensure . . .

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