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NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN

NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will finally pronounce its orders today on transportation of the extracted coal as well as reopening of coal mining in the state of Meghalaya after three days of hearing and deliberation on the matter. “The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has heard all parties on the ban and after three days will provide its set of new orders to be carried out ...

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Pay for using illegally mined coal, Meghalaya tells cement ...

21/08/2020  The NGT had in April 2014 banned hazardous rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya and set a time limit for transporting the coal already mined till that time. Rat-hole is a term used for constricting ...

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Meghalaya mining ban boon for firms: Report by National ...

A committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has reported that the ban on illegal rat-hole mining came as a boon for cement and thermal power plants in Meghalaya as they were virtually exempted from paying royalty, taxes, and other levies payable

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NGT Seeks Reports on Meghalaya's Mining Accident

National Green Tribunal (NGT) today directed Meghalaya government to furnish the reports of the National Disaster Response Force and the FIR registered regarding a July 2012 mining accident that ...

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NGT panel orders inquiry into illegal mining of slate in . Sep , shillong the national green tribunal ngt committee has ordered an inquiry into the illegal mining of slate in meghalaya this came after the committee has conducted audit on the source of fuel used by the cement factories and power plants in the state of meghalaya, as per the ngt orders after its meeting held here

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Meghalaya - Cement industry news from Global Cement

India: Meghalaya Cement, Star Cement and Amrit Cement have been accused of illegally mining 1.8Mt of limestone in Meghalaya between 2013 and 2018. The Northeast Now newspaper has reported that the companies mined the limestone in a tribal area of the state without environmental, forest or wildlife clearance or No Objection Certificates (NOCs).

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NGT hearing on coal mining ban posponed shillongtoday

Shillong, April 27: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has postponed the hearing on coal mining ban in Meghalaya to next month. Sources said that the hearing will be held on May 30. Earlier the Supreme Court on September 21 last year allowed transportation of extracted coal already assessed in Meghalaya from October 1, 2016, to May 31 this year.

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TUR demands halt to public hearing on limestone mining ...

23/11/2020  SHILLONG, Nov 22: After a recent commotion-filled episode of the row over public hearing on limestone mining in East Jaintia Hills, the Thma U Rangli Juki (TUR) has come out in demand of halt to the public hearing and sought for all agreements between the village of Brichyrnot and Star Cement to be reviewed. In a statement, the TUR called for a special session of the Meghalaya Legislative ...

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Supreme Court bans transportation of coal in Meghalaya ...

15/01/2019  The apex court ban comes a day after India Today's special investigative team exposed the dark side of rat-hole mining in Meghalaya. Referring to the India Today report, the court said illegal mining of coal is still on despite the ban by the National Green Tribunal (NGT). The court rapped the Meghalaya government for failing to curb illegal mining and has asked it to file an affidavit.

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NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN

30/11/2017  ngt to decide the fate of coal mining in meghalaya today Posted on November 30, 2017 by Friends of Coal (North East) NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will finally pronounce its orders today on transportation of the extracted coal as well as reopening of coal mining in the state of Meghalaya after three days of hearing and deliberation on the matter.

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Meghalaya mining ban boon for firms: Report by

Meghalaya mining ban boon for firms: Report . Cement and thermal power plants virtually exempted from paying royalty, taxes, and other levies payable after ban. By Our Correspondent in Shillong . Published 10.01.20, 12:37 AM; Updated 10.01.20, 12:37 AM; 2 mins read ; A coal mine in East Khasi Hills UB Photos. A committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has reported that the ...

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Indefinite strike in Meghalaya from Tuesday against

Four months after the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had ordered a ban on ‘rat-hole’ coal mining in Meghalaya, an organization called Movement for Indigenous Peoples’ Rights and Livelihood-Meghalaya (MIPRL) has called for an indefinite economic strike from Tuesday demanding withdrawal of that order. The NGT had on April 17 issued orders to the state government to immediately stop rat-hole ...

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Supreme Court resumes hearing on coal mining ban in

An NGT constituted high level committee had submitted a report to the tribunal which stated that most of the mines in Meghalaya were still operating without a licence even after the ban was imposed. The NGT said that the fine was imposed due to failure of Meghalaya government to stop illegal mining in the state and suggested that the amount can be recovered from miners and officials who ...

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Supreme Court bans transportation of coal in

15/01/2019  The apex court ban comes a day after India Today's special investigative team exposed the dark side of rat-hole mining in Meghalaya. Referring to the India Today report, the court said illegal mining of coal is still on despite the ban by the National Green Tribunal (NGT). The court rapped the Meghalaya government for failing to curb illegal mining and has asked it to file an affidavit.

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Seven Meghalaya cops injured during protest at public ...

22/11/2020  Tear-gas and stun grenades were used to disperse the protesters, police said, adding that the public hearing was being held outside the deputy commissioner's office for the proposed expansion of the limestone mining project by Star Cement Ltd. "Seven police personnel, including women constables, suffered injuries during the protest and stone pelting incident," East Jaintia Hills Deputy ...

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Recovery from Coal Mining in Meghalaya’s Moolamylliang

Moolamylliang used to be one such village until the National Green Tribunal (NGT) banned hazardous rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya in April 2014 and set a time limit for transporting the coal already mined till that time. Though the NGT ban did not stop illegal mining in the district, it helped Moolamylliang reform. Coal Mining in Northeast:

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Illegal mining: NGT slaps ₹100 crore fine on Meghalaya ...

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday imposed a cost of ₹100 crore on the Meghalaya government following a report submitted by an independent committee on mining in the State.

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Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal

In 2014, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had banned rat-hole coal mining. (Source: Meghalaya Police) Even as 13 miners trapped by the flooding of an illegal coal mine in East Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya are presumed dead, the Union Coal Ministry has before it a formal proposal sent by the Meghalaya government seeking a way around a mining ban imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT

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NGT disapproves committee's recommendation on coal ...

The National Green Tribunal Tuesday said it cannot approve the recommendation of a committee that Meghalaya coal owners, who are yet to be identified by draw of lots, may transport the coal, saying it was against the verdict of the Supreme Court. The NGT said the State must transport the coal and give the locations and the exercise for identifying landowners beyond the judgement of the Supreme ...

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today ngt hearing in coal mining meghalaya

today ngt hearing in coal mining meghalaya : NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN . NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will finally pronounce its orders today on transportation of the extracted coal as well as reopening of coal mining in the state of Meghalaya after three days of hearing and deliberation on the matter. “The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has heard all parties on ...

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NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya govt for ...

04/01/2019  NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal on Friday imposed a fine of whopping Rs 100 crore on the Meghalaya government for failing to curb illegal coal mining in the state. A

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Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal

In 2014, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had banned rat-hole coal mining. (Source: Meghalaya Police) Even as 13 miners trapped by the flooding of an illegal coal mine in East Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya are presumed dead, the Union Coal Ministry has before it a formal proposal sent by the Meghalaya government seeking a way around a mining ban imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT

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NGT tells govt to act against illegal coal trade ...

Staff Reporter Shillong, Jan 12: The NGT has directed the state government to take action against illegal mining and transportation of coal. The order of the NGT comes in the wake of the petition filed by the city resident, Pawan Sharma against the loss of revenue of Rs 614 crore after the power plants and []

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NGT refuses to revoke ban on Meghalaya rat-hole

Read more about NGT refuses to revoke ban on Meghalaya rat-hole mining on Business Standard. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Thursday did not revoke its interim ban on rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya, but extended the validity of royalty payment and transportation of

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NGT disapproves committee's recommendation on coal ...

The National Green Tribunal Tuesday said it cannot approve the recommendation of a committee that Meghalaya coal owners, who are yet to be identified by draw of lots, may transport the coal, saying it was against the verdict of the Supreme Court. The NGT said the State must transport the coal and give the locations and the exercise for identifying landowners beyond the judgement of the Supreme ...

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Recovery from Coal Mining in Meghalaya’s Moolamylliang

Moolamylliang used to be one such village until the National Green Tribunal (NGT) banned hazardous rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya in April 2014 and set a time limit for transporting the coal already mined till that time. Though the NGT ban did not stop illegal mining in the district, it helped Moolamylliang reform. Coal Mining in Northeast:

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NGT Calls For Coal Audit In Meghalaya - Nagaland Page

NGT calls for coal audit in Meghalaya 2 years ago April 14, 2019 No tags NEW DELHI, APRIL 14: Based on the recommendations of a committee it constituted, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has approved a proposal to release Rs 96.59 lakh from the Meghalaya Environment Protection and Restoration Fund (MEPR) for the purchase of 6 vehicles mounted with water tanks.

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GRAND TOTAL OF INSTITUTION, DISPOSAL AND PENDENCY OF THE CASES OF NGT PRINCIPAL BENCH AND ALL ZONAL BENCHES FROM 01/01/2020 to 31-12-2020; Year Institution Disposal Pending; 01-01-2020 to 31-12-2020: 2301: 2610: 2656: BENCH-WISE INSTITUTION, DISPOSAL AND PENDENCY OF THE CASES OF NGT PRINCIPAL BENCH AND ALL ZONAL BENCHES FROM

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Illegal limestone mining near Gir forest: NGT orders state ...

10/05/2019  The NGT had set a precedent in the Meghalaya “rat-hole” mining cases of the polluter pays principle. Its order had led to the creation of the ‘Meghalaya Environment Protection and Restoration Fund’ to which those violating the law had to contribute, and has Rs 410 crore credited to it so far, for the restoration of the environment. The Tribunal had directed the State of Meghalaya to ...

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NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya Government

05/01/2019  The National Green Tribunal on January 4, 2018 imposed a fine of whopping Rs 100 crore on the Meghalaya government for its failure to curb illegal coal mining in the state.

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NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya govt for ...

The committee was constituted during the hearing of the petition which had sought a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya. It had also taken into account some reports of the state pollution control board. Meghalaya's advocate general Amit Kumar said he had been conveyed about the order of the NGT imposing Rs 100 crore on the state. He said the detailed order would be made available in a couple of ...

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National Green Tribunal

GRAND TOTAL OF INSTITUTION, DISPOSAL AND PENDENCY OF THE CASES OF NGT PRINCIPAL BENCH AND ALL ZONAL BENCHES FROM 01/01/2020 to 31-12-2020; Year Institution Disposal Pending; 01-01-2020 to 31-12-2020: 2301: 2610: 2656: BENCH-WISE INSTITUTION, DISPOSAL AND PENDENCY OF THE CASES OF NGT PRINCIPAL BENCH AND ALL ZONAL BENCHES FROM

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NGT refuses to revoke ban on Meghalaya rat-hole

Read more about NGT refuses to revoke ban on Meghalaya rat-hole mining on Business Standard. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Thursday did not revoke its interim ban on rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya, but extended the validity of royalty payment and transportation of

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Supreme Court directs Meghalaya govt to pay Rs 100

The NGT had constituted the committee in August 2018 to supervise and look into the issue of environmental restoration plan and other connected matters in Meghalaya. The committee was constituted during the hearing of the petition which had sought a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya. It had also taken into account some reports of the state ...

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NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya Government

05/01/2019  The National Green Tribunal on January 4, 2018 imposed a fine of whopping Rs 100 crore on the Meghalaya government for its failure to curb illegal coal mining in the state.

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Pay for using illegally mined coal, Meghalaya tells cement ...

21/08/2020  The NGT had in April 2014 banned hazardous rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya and set a time limit for transporting the coal already mined till that time. Rat-hole is a term used for constricting tunnels that allow an adult to virtually crawl and scrape coal from the seams underneath. The tribunal said that the cement companies and their power subsidiaries had purchased the illegally-mined coal ...

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Recovery from Coal Mining in Meghalaya’s Moolamylliang

Moolamylliang used to be one such village until the National Green Tribunal (NGT) banned hazardous rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya in April 2014 and set a time limit for transporting the coal already mined till that time. Though the NGT ban did not stop illegal mining in the district, it helped Moolamylliang reform. Coal Mining in Northeast:

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Coal transportation in Meghalaya: NGT extends time till ...

The NGT has prohibited mining in the entire state of Meghalaya but allowed transportation of extracted coal kept in the open with due "checks and balances". NEW DELHI: Observing that "unregulated mining cannot be permitted", the National Green Tribunal has extended the time for transportation of extracted coal in Meghalaya till November 30 and fixed September 30 as the last date for payment of ...

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NGT asks Meghalaya Govt to prepare eco restoration

16/09/2016  NGT asks Meghalaya Govt to prepare eco restoration plan for coal mine areas. The committee would be headed by the Secretary of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC). Share: Updated: Sep 16, 2016, 17:24 PM IST. Source: PTI. Shillong: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) constituted committee has asked the Meghalaya government to take up a pilot project

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unscientific coal mining in meghalaya

India Today Web Desk. Meghalaya allows coal mining for domestic purpose, barred . May 02, 2020 The NGT had banned unscientific and ecologically unsafe rat-hole mining of coal in Meghalaya though it intermittently allowed transportation of already mined coal from time to time. Rat-hole mining involves digging of narrow tunnels, usually 3-4 feet high, for ers to enter and extract coal.The ...

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