Goa: Serve notice to govt authority for sand mining nod, says NGT

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered that notices be served to the Goa State Environment Impact Assessment Authority (Goa-SEIAA) after a voluntary organisation challenged the permission granted by the authority permitting sand extraction in River Chapora. The Goa-SIEAA has been given time till February 9, 2022 to respond.