He had previously said that there are huge gaps in environmental compliance and that there are obvious governance deficits on the matter and that higher authorities are not sufficiently concerned about the plight of citizens.
“May all citizens and authorities commit on this World Environment Day 2021 to come together for the restoration of ecosystems, in accordance with the long traditions of our ancient and great culture, for the happiness of all and to save the Earth Mother, “Justice Goel said in a statement. message to the public on the occasion of World Environment Day.
World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 and the theme of this year’s event is “Promoting Biofuels for a Better Environment”.
The NGT was established on October 18, 2010 under the National Green Tribunal Act 2010 for the efficient and expeditious resolution of cases relating to environmental protection and the conservation of forests and other natural resources, including enforcement all legal rights relating to the environment and the granting of relief and compensation. for damage to persons and property, and for matters relating thereto or incidental thereto.