• NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN FruitfulHALAYA

    NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN FruitfulHALAYA TODAY 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

  • NGT sets up 12-member Oversight Committee to ANI News

    Mar 15, 2021· New Delhi [India], March 15 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday directed a 12-member Oversight Committee to oversee the prevention of unscientific and unregulated mining, restoring.

  • Meghalaya Coal Mining: Latest News, Photos, Videos on

    Aug 15, 2019· Days after a judicial panel headed by Retired Justice BK Katakey found largescale violations of a coal mining ban in Meghalaya, the National Green Tribunal (NGT)

  • After coal, NGT glare on illegal stone mining in Meghalaya

    Sep 03, 2019· Arunachal Pradesh ordered to act against illegal logging After rat-hole coal mining, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has turned its attention to alleged illegal gravel and stone mining in.

  • After Meghalaya's Claims of 32 Lakh Metric Ton Coal, NGT

    Jul 24, 2019· The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Meghalaya government to furnish details on its claim that the state has over 32 lakh metric ton of coal.

  • SC order revoking NGT ban on coal mining should be seen

    Aug 07, 2019· GUWAHATI: With Supreme Court revoking National Green Tribunal (NGT) ban on coal mining last month, Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K. Sangma said the order goes way beyond coal industry or it goes beyond the mineral rights that we might have.

  • Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal mining

    Dec 17, 2018· 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) in the state.

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  • Meghalaya coal mine Latest News on Meghalaya coal mine

    Body of one out of 15 miners, trapped in Meghalaya mine for over a month, spottedThe body was first spotted by rescue teams, including the Indian Navy and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), with the help of an Underwater Remotely Operated Meghalaya mine mishap: Water being pumped out, Navy divers get to workAs many as 15 workers were trapped in a 370-foot-deep illegal coal mine in Ksan area of Lumthari village in the state.Meghalaya mine: No change in water levelThe divers of the Navy and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) were not able to resume the search operation for the 15 trapped miners as they could not go inside due to Meghalaya miners rescue ops update, Day 21: Navy, NDRF divers to measure water level afreshThe exercise will be undertaken to ascertain if the abandoned mine is connected with the 370-foot-deep mine in which the 15 miners were trapped.
  • 15 feared dead in coal mine: Come to Meghalaya to see just

    Khliehriat (East Jaintia Hills): That the 2014 National Green Tribunal (NGT) order banning rat-hole mining in Meghalaya, the predominant way of digging out coal in the state, is being flouted with abandon is an open secret. But to see just how blatantly can still be unsettling.

  • NGT to take up ban on coal mining today The Shillong Times

    Jun 09, 2014· The NGT will conduct a hearing on the interim ban on rat-hole coal mining and transportation of coal, alleged presence of child labourers in the coal mines, and the July 6, 2012, incident in South Garo Hills where 15 miners were reportedly trapped in a mine. Earlier, the hearing was supposed to be held at the State Convention Centre, Shillong.

  • 12-member NGT panel to curb unscientific coal mining The

    Mar 17, 2021· SHILLONG, March 16: The state government will now utilise the Meghalaya Environment Protection and Restoration Fund (MEPRF) to control unscientific coal mining under the supervision of an oversight committee of 12 members formed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT). The panel will be headed by the additional secretary of the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest

  • NGT sets up 12-member Oversight Committee to prevent

    Mar 15, 2021· New Delhi [India], March 15 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday directed a 12-member Oversight Committee to oversee the prevention of unscientific and unregulated mining, restoring

  • NGT concludes proceedings on Meghalaya mining ban

    Mar 17, 2021· The principal bench of the NGT led by the Chairperson, Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel, judicial member Justice Sheo Kumar Singh and expert member Dr Nagin Nanda ended the proceedings with several recommendations and scathing remarks on the State Government. Coal mining was banned in Meghalaya by the NGT on April 17, 2014.

  • Meghalaya Coal Mining: Latest News, Photos, Videos on

    Aug 15, 2019· Meghalaya has been ordered to deposit Rs 100 crore in fines, imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT), for failing to curb illegal coal mining in the state Second Body Pulled Out Of Meghalaya

  • NGT panel asks Meghalaya government Our Land, Our News

    The NGT also asked the state government to take action against all other coal mine-related accidents. Also read: Coal miners death: Crane’s defect leads to mishap in Meghalaya, says Minister During the meeting of the NGT committee chaired by the chairman, Justice BD Agarwal at Sylvan House, office of the PCCF Lower Lachumiere in Shillong on

  • After coal, NGT glare on illegal stone mining in Meghalaya

    After rat-hole coal mining, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has turned its attention to alleged illegal gravel and stone mining in Meghalaya.

  • NGT retains ban on mining in Meghalaya

    The National Green Tribunal (NGT) refused to lift the interim ban on mining in Meghalaya in a hearing on March 25. On April 17 last year, it had issued an interim order to stop rat-hole coal mining across Meghalaya.It had also warned against illegal transportation of the mineral.

  • Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal mining

    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

  • 15 feared dead in coal mine: Come to Meghalaya to see just

    Coal mining is said to be a big revenue generator for Meghalaya, where the collapse of an illegal mine this month left 15 people feared dead. Khliehriat (East Jaintia Hills): That the 2014 National Green Tribunal (NGT) order banning rat-hole mining in Meghalaya, the predominant way of digging out coal in the state, is being flouted with abandon is an open secret.

  • Inside Meghalaya’s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of

    Dec 31, 2018· Inside Meghalaya's coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Inside Meghalaya’s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Updated: December 31, 2018 9:07:59 am

  • NGT Panel Meet on Coal Mining in Shillong Sentinelassam

    Jul 24, 2019· A Correspondent. SHILLONG: The Meghalaya government on Tuesday has sought time from the NGT Committee on coal mining to make a policy decision on issues of auctioning and transportation of coal as per the direction of the Supreme Court. During the NGT panel meet which was held in the city, the government asked the Justice (retired) BP Katakey led-committee to give a

  • NGT sets up 12-member Oversight Committee to prevent

    New Delhi March 15, 2021 10:13:35 PM IST victims and handling of illegally mined coal in Meghalaya. The NGT bench, headed by its chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar

  • NGT sets up 12-member Oversight Committee to prevent

    Mar 15, 2021· NGT sets up 12-member Oversight Committee to prevent unscientific mining in Meghalaya. New Delhi [India], March 15 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday directed a 12-member Oversight Committee to oversee the prevention of unscientific and unregulated mining, restoring the environment, rehabilitating the victims and handling of illegally mined coal in Meghalaya.

  • SC sets aside NGT ban on coal mining in Meghalaya: Conrad

    Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K. Sangma has claimed that the Supreme Court during its judgment on Wednesday set aside the NGT ban on coal mining in the state.. However, the official judgment of the Supreme Court is yet to be made available, informed Chief Minister’s Office (CMO), Meghalaya.

  • NGT concludes proceedings on Meghalaya mining ban

    Mar 17, 2021· The principal bench of the NGT led by the Chairperson, Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel, judicial member Justice Sheo Kumar Singh and expert member Dr Nagin Nanda ended the proceedings with several recommendations and scathing remarks on the State Government. Coal mining was banned in Meghalaya by the NGT on April 17, 2014.

  • NGT sets up 12-member Oversight Committee to prevent

    New Delhi March 15, 2021 10:13:35 PM IST victims and handling of illegally mined coal in Meghalaya. The NGT bench, headed by its chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar

  • SC sets aside NGT ban on coal mining in Meghalaya: Conrad

    Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K. Sangma has claimed that the Supreme Court during its judgment on Wednesday set aside the NGT ban on coal mining in the state.. However, the official judgment of the Supreme Court is yet to be made available, informed Chief Minister’s Office (CMO), Meghalaya.

  • NGT retains ban on mining in Meghalaya

    The National Green Tribunal (NGT) refused to lift the interim ban on mining in Meghalaya in a hearing on March 25. On April 17 last year, it had issued an interim order to stop rat-hole coal mining across Meghalaya.It had also warned against illegal transportation of the mineral.

  • Rat-hole mining rampant in Meghalaya despite NGT ban

    New Delhi: There seems to be no hope at the end of the tunnel for the 15 labourers trapped in a coal mine a fortnight ago, as search operations have been suspended by the Meghalaya government for want of high-powered pumps to flush out water from the pit. Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state

  • meghalaya coal mining: Latest News & Videos, Photos about

    Dec 14, 2018· Illegal coal mining inseparable part of Meghalaya politics 31 Dec, 2018, 08.01 AM IST. Political analysts said that the Congress suffered the ire of mine owners and workers following the NGT ban, although the government run by the party had appealed to the tribunal to withdraw its order.

  • Meghalaya illegal coal mine disaster dead India News

    Meghalaya: Six dead in illegal coal mine disaster A mechanical structure collapsed at an illegal coal mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district, killing six miners, an official said on Friday.

  • 15 feared dead in coal mine: Come to Meghalaya to see just

    Coal mining is said to be a big revenue generator for Meghalaya, where the collapse of an illegal mine this month left 15 people feared dead. Khliehriat (East Jaintia Hills): That the 2014 National Green Tribunal (NGT) order banning rat-hole mining in Meghalaya, the predominant way of digging out coal in the state, is being flouted with abandon is an open secret.

  • Inside Meghalaya’s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of

    Dec 31, 2018· Inside Meghalaya's coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Inside Meghalaya’s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Updated: December 31, 2018 9:07:59 am

  • 'State Has Obligation To Ensure Clean Environment': SC

    Jul 03, 2019· All Dimasa Students Union], the court further held that the State of Meghalaya has ample power and jurisdiction to check, control and prohibit coal mining operations in Hill Districts of State of

  • NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya govt for

    At least 15 miners are trapped in the 370 foot-deep illegal coal mine in Lumthari village of East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya since December 13 and all efforts to pump the water out of

  • 6 killed in illegal Meghalaya coal mine, case filed

    6 killed in illegal Meghalaya coal mine, case filed against employer The accident happened at a mining site the tri-junction of Dienshalalu, Sarkari and Rymbai villages on Thursday night, Deputy

  • NGT maintains ban on coal mining in Meghalaya Business

    Read more about NGT maintains ban on coal mining in Meghalaya on Business Standard. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Friday maintained its ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, contending that right to life was far more significant than economic interest and

  • Meghalaya online news and Tourism website

    SHILLONG, OCT 7: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) offered partial relief to the coal mine owners in Meghalaya by allowing them to pay three equal installments of royalty on the extracted and assessed coal even as the interim ban will continue prohibiting unscientific, unregulated and impermissible rat hold coal mining in the state. The order came after petitions were filed by the coal miners