NGT dismisses Karnataka government's plea seeking modification of order imposing ₹500 crore penalty for failure to protect Chandapura Lake

The Tribunal emphasized that massive failure of the State authorities, as noticed earlier, not only violated statutory mandate but also timelines as provided by the Supreme Court
National Green Tribunal (NGT)
National Green Tribunal (NGT)

The National Green Tribunal at New Delhi on Wednesday dismissed a plea by the State of Karnataka seeking a modification of the Tribunal's order directing the State to immediately deposit ₹500 crores environmental compensation for failing to protect Chandapura lake in Bengaluru.

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