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NGT imposes ₹12,000 cr fine on Maha for environmental norms violation
short by Nidhi Sinha / on Thursday, 8 September, 2022
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday imposed a fine of ₹12,000 crore on the state of Maharashtra for allegedly not managing solid and liquid waste, causing harm to the environment. Without fixing quantified liability necessary for restoration, mere passing of orders has not shown any tangible results, the NGT said. The penalty has to be paid within two months.
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