NGT not a case of extra delegation of powers: SC:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Conservation related issues.   Context: The Supreme Court recently upheld various provisions of the National Green Tribunal Act.   What’s the issue? Madhya Pradesh High Court Advocates Bar Association had challenged certain provisions of the National Green Tribunal Act.   What has the Supreme Court ruled? On Section 3 of …

Gujarat HC order on Sabarmati river conservation

GS Paper 3 Topics Covered: Conservation and pollution related issues.   river conservation Context: Gujarat High Court had taken suo motu cognizance of the slow death of Sabarmati river due to effluent discharge. In this regard, it has delivered a judgement recently.   The High Court order: Industrial units found to have discharged pollutants into the …