Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding sewage water being discharged from an unauthorized colony in open at Kundan Nagar, Ajmer, Rajasthan, 07/10/2020

  • 07/10/2020

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Sabhagh Singh Shekhawat Vs State of Rajasthan dated 07/10/2020.

The matter related to sewage water being discharged from an unauthorized colony in open at Kundan Nagar, Ajmer, Rajasthan. The NGT in its order of July 24, 2019 asked for a factual and action taken report from the Nagar Nigam, Ajmer on the matter.

As no report was received, the court on February 26, 2020 gave last opportunity to the Nagar Nigam to furnish its report failing which "no other option will be left except taking coercive measures against the Commissioner, Nagar Nigam, Ajmer personally, including stoppage of salary." In spite of the NGT order, no report was filed.

The NGT directed the Chief Secretary, Rajasthan to seek an explanation from the Nagar Nigam, Ajmer - as to why the order of the NGT was being defied and furnish a report before January 21, 2021.