Govt may overlook proposed policy meant to protect forest: Greenpeace2 min read . Updated: 06 May 2016, 02:34 AM IST
The violate-inviolate forest policy is yet to be formally adopted but is meant to inform decisions on permitting economic activity in forested areas
New Delhi: Although India is reeling under a severe drought, the central government is willing to overlook a proposed policy that is meant to protect forests, wildlife and fresh water sources, the environmental campaign group Greenpeace said in a study released on Thursday.
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