NGT bars vegetable farming on Yamuna floodplains1 min read . Updated: 15 Jan 2015, 09:03 PM IST
NGT says the vegetables grown on the Yamuna floodplains in New Delhi are 'highly contaminated' and their consumption could lead to cancer
New Delhi: In a significant move, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has prohibited cultivation of edible crop on the floodplains of Yamuna in New Delhi, saying the vegetables grown there were “highly contaminated" and their consumption could lead to cancer.
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