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Koraput Administration Orders Stern Action Against Illegal Blasting In Stone Quarries

Rayagada: Following the death of three people in the Gunupur stone quarry blast, under Rayagada block, the Koraput district administration on Friday ordered the tehsildars to take stern action against illegal blasting in quarries. According to reports, blasting in more than 30 stone quarries in the district is taking place without obtaining any permission from […]

NGT orders audit of all state pollution control boards

New Delhi: Expressing concern over its functioning, the National Green Tribunal on Wednesday directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to conduct within six months a performance audit of all the state pollution control boards and committees. The tribunal’s direction came while hearing a plea filed by Aryavart Foundation against discharge of untreated trade effluents […]