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Environmental Tribunal becomes operational after 20 months

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ISLAMABAD: The Environmental Tribunal will resume work after over 20 months by taking up a set of cases against polluters today (Thursday). The Environment Protection Agency has set up two teams to actively monitor and file cases against polluters in Islamabad in response to pressure exerted by the recently-commissioned environment tribunal. The teams will work […]

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Environmental tribunal not working for 20 months

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KARACHI: The Sindh Environmental Tribunal which had been set up under the Pakistan Environmental Protection Act (Pepa) 1997 to hear complaints about pollution has not been working for around 20 months, it emerged on Sunday. The tribunal has a chairman and two members but seats of the members have been vacant since long mainly because […]

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Save the environment, or else

By: Hashim Abro Regrettably, like our past successive rulers, the present rulers, particularly, in Sindh, did not take initiatives which could have proven to be significant to our country’s economic growth and environmental protection. Our economy and ecosystem is on the decline but our politicians and bureaucrats never seem to bother. The posts of chairperson […]

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