Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding bio-medical waste management, Barabanki, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 14/02/2020
Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Amrish Gupta, President, Dushit Paryavaran Hatao Samiti Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 14/02/2020 regarding allegation of illegal activities in disposal of infected bio-medical waste, discharge of untreated hazardous effluents and causing air pollution by M/s Synergy Waste Management Pvt. Ltd., Barabanki, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
A joint report furnished by the District Magistrate, Barabanki, Central Pollution Control Board and the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board acknowledged deficiencies, which the tribunal directed the State PCB to remedy. Report filed in February 10, informed the court that remedial action has been taken and environmental compensation has been recovered for the past damage.