Green tribunal directs LG Polymers to deposit 50 cr rupees-THE HINDU-09-05-2020
The National Green Tribunal on Friday directed LG Polymers India to deposit an initial amount of Rs.50 crore for the damage caused by the gas leak in Visakhapatnam. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel also issued notice to the Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board, Central Pollution Control Board and the Union Environment Ministry, seeking their response on the incident by May 18.
High Court judge, to probe the incident and furnish a report to the tribunal. The directions came after the green panel took suo motu cognisance of the gas leak incident that left at least 11 people dead and affected several others.