NGT directs NTPC to pay Rs 5.8 million in Uttarakhand

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed NTPC Limited to pay Rs 5.79 million as penalty for environmental damages in Uttarakhand. 

NTPC was seeking review of an order passed by Uttarakhand Pollution Control Board that imposed penalty for violating muck disposal site maintenance norms. NGT has dismissed NTPC’s plea against the state PCB order.