NGT slams MoEF and state governments for neglecting solid waste disposal
Source: Times of India, Date: May , 2014
Green Tribunal (NGT) Bhopal bench has slammed Union ministry of environment and
forests (MoEF), Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan governments for not
implementing municipal solid waste (MSW) rules framed in 2000 and for also not
furnishing satisfactory replies in this regard.
Green panel has asked for personal appearance of principal secretaries of urban
administration department from the three states and deputy secretary and above
ranked officer from MoEF dealing with MSW rules to explain their stand before
May 8, the next date of hearing.