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Printed Date: Thursday, May 26, 2022 Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding sand mining in Uttar Pradesh

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Saurabh Kumar Vs. State of Uttar Pradesh & Others dated 29/11/2017 regarding sand mining in Uttar Pradesh. Counsel appearing for the State of Uttar Pradesh submits that the Notification dated 2nd November, 2017 is for a very limited purpose by which land owners of agriculture land would be permitted to remove the sand deposits as a result of flood and it does not permit any mining activity as such.


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Source: http://indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/