Panel defers green clearance for NTPC’s Rs18,000 crore plant in Madhya Pradesh
The panel's decision was prompted by the need to preserve the Khajuraho temple and nearby tiger and crocodile sanctuaries
New Delhi: Culture and wildlife have trumped economics once again. The need to preserve the Khajuraho temple, famous for its erotic sculptures, as well as nearby tiger and crocodile sanctuaries has prompted a government panel to hold off on clearing a ₹ 18,000 crore thermal power plant in Madhya Pradesh.
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