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ASSAILING COMPOSITE DIRECTIONS ISSUED BY POLLUTION CONTROL BOARD UNDER AIR ACT AND WATER ACT

NGT’s jurisdictional powers

The National Green Tribunal Act, 2010 (“NGT Act”), established the National Green Tribunal (“NGT”) to inter alia adjudicate cases related to environment protection and enforcement of legal rights relating to the environment.

Section 14 of the NGT Act provides the NGT with original and subject matter jurisdiction to deal with all civil cases involving substantial question relating to protection of environment and enforcement of associated legal rights under the statutes enlisted in Schedule 1 of the NGT Act.Continue Reading Assailing composite directions issued by pollution control board under Air Act and Water Act