Wrong to ask developing countries to halt projects citing climate change: Supreme Court

The Bench was hearing a plea by the Greater Mumbai Municipal Corporation seeking permission to carry out land reclamation towards the Coastal Road project to build parks, promenades, cycling tracks etc.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday opined that it would be inappropriate to stall construction projects in developing countries citing climate change when developed countries are more responsible for global warming and its consequences [Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai vs Worli Koliwada Nakhwa Matsya Vyavasay Sahakari Society Ltd and ors].

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