Kaleshwaram eco-clearance violates law NGT

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Kaleshwaram eco-clearance violates law: NGT: Context: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has held that environmental clearance (EC) to the Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project (KLIP) was granted ex post facto, after completion of substantial work, by the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) “in violation …