[BREAKING] National Green Tribunal has power to register suo motu cases: Supreme Court

The Court reasoned that the NGT cannot afford to remain a mute spectator simply because no one knocks at its door.
LG Polymers case before NGT
LG Polymers case before NGT

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has powers under the NGT Act 2010 to take suo motu cognizance of matters based on letter petitions and media reports (Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai v. Ankita Sinha).

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