Documents show Delhi LG issued directions to cut trees in violation of court orders: Supreme Court

A special bench of Justices Abhay S Oka and Ujjal Bhuyan took exception to the felling of the tress and said that two documents placed before the Court showed LG's involvement in the same.
Supreme Court, Delhi LG Vinai Saxena
Supreme Court, Delhi LG Vinai Saxena

The Supreme Court on Monday asked Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to clarify whether directions to cut around 1,100 trees in Delhi's ridge forest area in violation of the Court's orders were issued by Lieutenant Governor Vinai Saxena in his capacity as DDA Chairperson [Bindu Kapurea v. Subhasish Panda].

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