[Baghjan Gas Leak] NGT Expert Committee finds prima facie violation of eco norms, directs relief to 3 classes of persons in initial report

The blowout occurred on May 27 at Baghjan in Assam from an oil well controlled by Oil India Limited (OIL). 1,610 families were displaced as a result of the gas leak,, which has also caused widespread ecological damage.
[Baghjan Gas Leak] NGT Expert Committee finds prima facie violation of eco norms, directs relief to 3 classes of persons in initial report
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The Expert Committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) recently tabled its preliminary findings on the Baghjan Gas Leak before the Tribunal on July 24 (Bonani Kakkar v. OIL).

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