NGT orders ‘intensive survey’ of rivers in western UP

 The NGT has ordered “intensive survey” of the Kali, Krishna and the Hindon rivers in western Uttar Pradesh and directed the inspection of 316 industries which are allegedly polluting the water bodies. The order comes after a plea filed by an NGO alleged that 50 villagers have died of cancer in western UP. A bench […]

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Andhra HC: “Don’t release Nagarjuna Sagar water if level falls”

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Monday directed the state government not to release water from Nagarjuna Sagar to Krishna delta if the water level in the reservoir is below 510 feet.  According to the order the government will have to stop release of water from the dam in Telangana to the downstream districts in […]

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