Trees cannot be felled merely to protect buildings or commercial activities: Kerala High Court

"Cutting trees without any reason is nothing but a massacre of the nature and environment of our motherland," the Court added.

The Kerala High Court has directed the State government to ensure that trees on roadsides are not felled merely because they obstruct commercial buildings [Musthafa & Ors. v. State of Kerala].

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