Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding flood plain zone of river Kapali, Nalanga village, Bhadrak, Odisha, 15/09/2020

  • 15/09/2020

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Shri Dibakar Bhoi Vs Chief Secretary, Govt. of Odisha & Others dated 15/09/2020.

Grievance in this Application was that direction issued by the NGT Tribunal vide order dated December 16, 2019 in Execution Application No. 33/2019 in O.A. No. 572/2016 had still not been complied with. The direction was to identify and demarcate flood plain zone of river Kapali at Nalanga, district Bhadrak, Odisha. Further direction was that there should be no construction in the flood plain zone and requisite preventive measures must be taken against any adverse consequences on the flood plains of the river.

The NGT directed the Secretary, Water Resources, Government of Odisha, District Magistrate, Bhadrak and Odisha State Pollution Control Board to furnish a factual and action taken report in the matter within two months.