Divyam Mishra

NCLAT Asks NCLT to Send Insolvency Plea Against Samay Electronics to 3rd Member after Split Verdict

Introduction  The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) judgment, dated 22nd September 2020 has directed the NCLT to place the matter before a third member so that it is decided by a majority. JM Financial Asset Reconstruction Company filed an...

NGT Rejects Plea for Allowing Chhhat Puja in Eco-Sensitive Rabindra Sarobar Lake

Excerpt The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Principal Bench rejected the plea of state agency Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) for granting permission for Chhat Puja in Rabindra Sarobar with restrictions. It upheld its previous Order banning any such ritual there...

Poultry Farms Cause Pollution, Can’t Be Exempted From Regulation: NGT

Excerpt The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Principal Bench directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to revisit the guidelines for classifying poultry farms as Green category industry and exempting their regulation under various laws and also asked to issue fresh...

NGT Orders Regarding Hotels Requiring Chief Technology Officer

Excerpt The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Principal Bench, New Delhi, passed an Order on 24th August 2020. This was regarding hotels requiring CTO (Chief Technology Officer). The NGT clearly said that the hotels cannot avoid obligation under the Water Act...

NGT Forms Panel Probe Into NHAI’s Non-Compliance of Conditions While Constructing Pune-Nashik Highway

The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Pune bench, has ordered a panel probe into National Highway Authority of India’s alleged violations of specific conditions imposed on it by the Environmental Clearance (EC) granted to it for up-gradation of 2 lane...

NGT Directs CPCB To Fine Amazon, Flipkart, and Other Companies for Excessive Plastic Packaging

The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Principal Bench, directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), dated 10th September 2020, to conduct an environmental audit and recover fine from e-commerce firms like Amazon, Flipkart and some beverages firms for violation of environmental...

NGT Orders Authorities To File a Report Regarding the Use of Plastic in Packaging

The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Principal Bench, dated 10th September 2020, expressed its displeasure at the delay in submission of the report. The court directed the authorities - FSSAI, DGHS, MoEF & CC, the CPCB and the BIS to...

NGT Bans Polluting Activities in Non-Conforming Areas

The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Principal Bench, New Delhi, passed an order, on 25th August 2020, regarding the activity of printing press machines and its spare parts which fall under ‘Orange’ category in a non-conforming area. The NGT ordered...

NCLAT Jeopardizes Independence of Judiciary

Since a lot of controversies have approached, when there’s a recent nomination of former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, to Rajya Sabha by BJP. This controversy opened the debate regarding judicial independence. Similarly, A writ petition Fozia Rahman V...

After Decades-Long Struggle, NGT Orders 46.11 Sq. Km to be Notified as Private Forest in Goa

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) at Western Zonal Bench, Pune, passed an order on 18th August 2020, after decades-long struggle refusing to accept the D’Souza Committee report and accepting Goa Foundation’s plea to approve the area of 46.11 sq....

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