|Consider the following about the National Green Tribunal (NGT).|
|1. It has been established on 18th October, 2010 under the National Green Tribunal Act 2010 and und|
|India's constitutional provision of Article 21.|
|2. It's objective is to provide for effective and expeditions disposal of cases relating to environment protection and conservation of forests and other natural resources including enforcement of a legal right relating to environment.|
|3. Relating to environment, it gives relief and compensation for damages to persons and property and its first chairperson was Justice Lokeshwar Singh Panta.|
|4. It shall not be bound by the procedure laid down under the code of Civil Procedure, 1908 but shall guided by principles of natural justice.|
|Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?|
A) Only 1
B) Only 4
C) 3 and 4
D) None of these
Correct Answer: D
Solution :[d] National Green Tribunal Act, 2010 (NOT) enables creation of a special tribunal to handle the expeditions disposal of the cases pertaining to environmental issues. It was enacted under India's constitutional provision of Article 21, which assures the citizens of India the right to a healthy environment. NGT was established in 2010, The Tribunals dedicated jurisdiction in environmental matters shall provide speedy environmental justice and help reduce the burden of litigation in the higher courts. It is not be bound by the procedure laid down under the code of Civil Procedure, 1908 but shall be guided by principles of natural justice. New Delhi is the Principal place of sitting and Bhopal, Pune, Kolkata and Chennai shall be the other 4 places of sitting of the Tribunal.
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