[Breaking] Vizag Gas Leak: NGT takes suo moto cognizance, directs LG Polymers to pay Rs 50 Crore for now [Read Order]

"Leakage of hazardous gas at such a scale adversely affecting public health and environment, clearly attracts the principle of ‘Strict Liability’ against the enterprise", the NGT observed.
NGT National Green Tribunal
NGT National Green Tribunal

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has taken suo moto cognizance of the Vizag gas leak incident and has directed the company, LG polymers, to deposit an initial amount of Rs 50 Crores with the District Magistrate, Vizag. (NGT Order on Vizag Gas Leak)

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