Stubble burning: Will bring new law to tackle Delhi-NCR pollution, Centre to SC2 min read 26 Oct 2020, 02:54 PM IST
CJI SA Bobde said that the govt's proposal of bringing a law is a 'welcome step'
'It is something that the government should have acted on. This is not a matter for PIL. The only issue is people are choking because of pollution and it is something which must be curbed,' the CJI added
NEW DELHI : The one-man committee of retired Supreme Court judge Justice Madan B Lokur to oversee steps to tackle stubble burning was suspended by the apex court on Monday as the Central Government said it would create a permanent body through legislation to deal with air pollution and the stubble burning problem in Delhi and NCR states.
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