1. Home >
  2. Export Import News >
  3. SEZ >
  4. Notice sent to Adani, SEZ, Gujarat Maritime Board over alleged damage to ecology >
  5. Notice sent to Adani, SEZ, Gujarat Maritime Board over alleged damage to ecology

Online Export Import Data Search

Recent Searches: No Recent Searches
Complete Training Video : Click Here

Notice sent to Adani, SEZ, Gujarat Maritime Board over alleged damage to ecology.

Date: 06-12-2016
Subject: Notice sent to Adani, SEZ, Gujarat Maritime Board over alleged damage to ecology

The show cause notice issued to Adani Ports and SEZ and Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB) at Mundra for alleged damage to ecology and mangroves has been disposed off with directions that they examine possible violations of specific condition of all the environmental and Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) clearances, the government said on Monday.

Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave said APSEZ and GMB were issued show cause by the government in September 2013 while keeping environmental clearance in abeyance pending decision on the show cause notice. Dave, in a written reply in Rajya Sabha, said with regard to the responses from the project proponents and comments received from GMB and Gujarat Coastal Zonal Management Authority, the show cause notice has been disposed off with directions which include: "Bocha Island, ecologically sensitive geomorphological features and area in the Island and creeks around the Island will be declared as conservation zone and action plan for its conservation must be prepared and APSEZ should provide necessary financial assistance for this purpose."

"The violations of specific condition of all the ECs and CRZ clearances, if any, will be examined and proceeded with the provision of EP Act, 1986 independently," he said. Other directions include formulating of comprehensive and integrated conservation plan including detailed bathymetry study and protection of creeks and mangrove area including buffer zone, mapping of co-ordinates running length, and putting in place a CRZ boundary. "APSEZ will submit specific plan to protect the livelihood of fishermen along with budget.

APSEZ will voluntarily return the grazing land, if any, in their possession. "A regional strategic impact assessment report with a special focus on Mundra region will be prepared. The cost towards these studies will also be borne by the PP," he said. The minister said the important recommendations of the Sunita Narain Committee on alleged damage to ecology and mangroves by Adani Port and SEZ Ltd at Mundra include protection of North Port area and Bocha Island and declaring it as conservation zone and all the creeks, water bodies and reclaimed land in these areas should be restored and brought back to pre-2005 status within six months. The recommendations also include making an action plan for protection of all mangrove conservation areas and put in public domain, within three months, for monitoring among others.

Source: dnaindia.com/

Get Sample Now

Which service(s) are you interested in?
 Export Data
 Import Data
 Exim Help

What is New?

Date: 06-07-2020
Notification No. 29/2020-Customs
Seeks to further amend notification no. 152/2009 dated 31.12.2009, to increase the rate of duty of customs on imports of Phthalic Anhydride originating in Korea RP and imported under the India-Korea Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement, on recommendation of preliminary findings of Directorate General of Trade Remedies under India-Korea Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (Bilateral Safeguard Measures) Rules, 2017.

Date: 02-07-2020
Notification No. 55/2020 - Customs (N.T.)
Exchange Rates Notification No.55/2020-Custom (NT) dated 02.07.2020.

Date: 01-07-2020
Notification No. 58/2020 – Central Tax
Seeks to make eighth amendment (2020) to CGST Rules

Date: 30-06-2020
Notification No. 54/2020-CUSTOMS (N.T.)
Tariff Notification in respect of Fixation of Tariff Value of Edible Oils, Brass Scrap, Poppy Seeds, Areca Nut, Gold and Silver- Reg.

Date: 30-06-2020
Circular No.31/2020-Customs
Extension of validity of AEO certification for ease of renewal process (Modification in Circular No. 27/2020 dated 02.06.2020) [Circular No. 31/2020 - Customs dated 30.06.2020].

Date: 30-06-2020
PUBLIC NOTICE No. 11/2015-2020
Extension of validity of Recognition of Pre-shipment Inspection Agencies (PSIAs

Date: 30-06-2020
Notification No. 57/2020 – Central Tax
Seeks to amend notification no. 52/2020-Central Tax in order to provide conditional waiver of lat fees for the period from July, 2017 to July, 2020.

Date: 29-06-2020
Trade Notice No. 17/2020-2021
Procedure and Criteria for submission and approval of applications for export of PPE Medical Coveralls for COVID-19

Date: 27-06-2020
Notification No. 55/2020 – Central Tax
Seeks to amend notification no. 35/2020-Central Tax in order to extend due date of compliance which falls during the period from "20.03.2020 to 30.08.2020" till 31.08.2020.

Date: 27-06-2020
Notification No. 56/2020 – Central Tax
Seeks to amend notification no. 46/2020-Central Tax in order to further extend period to pass order under Section 54(7) of CGST Act till 31.08.2020 or in some cases upto fifteen days thereafter.

Exim Guru Copyright © 1999-2020 Exim Guru. All Rights Reserved.
The information presented on the site is believed to be accurate. However, InfodriveIndia takes no legal responsibilities for the validity of the information.
Please read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy before you use this Export Import Data Directory.


C/o InfodriveIndia Pvt Ltd
F-19, Pocket F, Okhla Phase-I
Okhla Industrial Area
New Delhi - 110020, India
Phone : 011 - 40703001