Thursday, September 15, 2016
Stop Stubble Burning in Punjab and Haryana, to Control Air Pollution in Delhi this Winter
"We want it to be zero burning this year. It should be stopped completely," the court said this on being informed by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change that banning of stubble burning by states of Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan has resulted 38.93 per cent reduction in stubble burning in Punjab and 20.3 per cent reduction in Haryana. The bench observed that Delhi was already full of diseases and stubble burning would add to air pollution.
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