NGT seeks report on alleged encroachments of water body area in Ghaziabad

The petition says that Landcraft builder, GDA and Columbia Asia Hospital have resorted to encroachments

Pic is representational

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought a factual and action taken report from Executive Engineer, Meerut Division (Gang Nahar), Meerut and the District Magistrate, Ghaziabad, on encroachments done on Rajvaha Bhola Jhal allegedly by Landcraft Developers Pvt Ltd that has come up with a housing township as well as by Columbia Asia Hospital. The petition by one Ved Prakash Aggrawal says that encroachments on the Jhal has been done at the point of joining the Dasna drain in Ghaziabad. It has been further alleged that Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) has also encroachment upon the said area. reporter