NGT slaps fine of Rs 1 cr on State government

Bhopal: In a major setback to the State government, the central zone bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has slapped a hefty fine of Rs 1 crore on MP government and the Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) for failing to shift the Bhopal slaughter house within deadline. The agencies have also been asked to deposit performance guarantee of Rs 2 crore with MP Pollution Control Board. Government has been asked to ensure that near the …