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March , 2017
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Gurgaon residents move NGT over encroachment of Badshahpur drain

Source: Hindustan Times, Date: March , 2017

 Hindustan Times, Gurgaon, Mar, 2017 : The National Green Tribunal (NGT) this week will hear a plea over the encroachment and filling up of a natural stormwater drain — the Badshahpur Nallah — in Gurgaon. Residents alleged that the encroachment is a blatant violation of the provisions of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and Environment (Protection) Act, 1986. A Gurgaon-based NGO, Haryali Welfare Society, which works to protect the environment, and two residents of Valley View Estate, Vaishali Rana Chandra and Sharmila Kaushik, filed the petition in NGT on Saturday.

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