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‘Sabarmati river remains polluted despite huge funds’: Gujarat HC lashes out at AMC, GPCB

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court came down heavily on the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) and the Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) for failure to curb pollution in the Sabarmati river. The HC pointed out that the Centre had allocated Rs 200 crore for stopping pollution in the river. Yet, the situation has only worsened, the...

ACB finds Rs1.28 cr of gold, cash from two lockers of GPCB engineer in Gandhinagar

The Anti Corruption Bureau has found Rs1.28 crore worth of gold and silver ornaments and cash from the two bank lockers of a Gujarat Pollution Board Control (GPCB) employee. The ACB had registered a case against BC Sutreja, an environmental engineer at the GPCB’s Jamnagar office. The agency said the lockers were in a branch...

Fire at ICD Khoraj behind mysterious foul odour in city?

The Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) in a tweet said that the mysterious unpleasant odour that was being reported from several parts of the city could have been a result of a fire incident involving containers at ICD Khoraj. GPCB in the tweet said that details are being collected. It should be noted that various...