SC GREEN BENCH HALTS THE INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITY AT/NEAR/CLOSE TO BELLANDUR LAKE AT BANGALORE


THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA HAS FINALLY CAME TO THE RESCUE OF THE ENVIRONMENTALISTS AND THE CITIZENS OF BANGALORE AND HAVE ISSUED DIRECTIONS TO STOP THE DEVELOPMENT WORK BY THE DEVELOPERS (MANTRI DEVELOPERS) AT BANGALORE EAST TALUK BETWEEN BELLANDUR – AGARA SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE(SEZ) PROJECT, 

THE SAID PROJECT, WHICH IT IS CLAIMED BY A GROUP OF CITIZENS, IS BEING DEVELOPED IN A SENSITIVE ZONE BETWEEN BELLANDUR LAKE AND AGARA LAKE, ALLEGING THAT LARGE SCALE  IRREGULARITIES IN THE APPROVALS AND CLEARANCES ISSUED.