Just like trees are concretized, the negligence of these agencies is concretized too. The question is who needs de-concretization first?
Are the authorities themselves listening? Trees are a symbol of healthy ecosystem and the presence of large number of trees in any locality, town, district or city is an indicator of good health and prosperity. The Constitution of India provides for the Right to Life, which has also come to […]
The Hon’ble NGT has now highlighted that no more concretisation of trees will be allowed and this will form part of the contract given to those who develop the pavements in Delhi.
Aditya N Prasad, tree petitioner to the NGT discusses the reasons of tree concretisation in Delhi and why citizens, and not just the NGT, need to be active to ensure deconcretisation of Delhi trees.
The NGT has now given strong directions to implementing agencies to complete the process of de-concretization in Delhi in an effective and time bound manner.
Another Victim… …at Gol Dak Khana, New Delhi The strong winds and rains in the last few days have damaged many a branches and felled several trees. Notable among those, are the ones like above; that have been concretized from all sides, leaving no space for support, damaging anchorage and facilitating a slow-death, […]