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Oct 05, 2018
6:04PM

NGT panel conducts hearing on environmental degradation due to Sterlite Copper unit in Tuticorin

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The Justice Tarun Aggarwal panel instituted by the National Green Tribunal to look into the charges of environmental degradation due to the Sterlite Copper units in Tuticorin had a public hearing in Chennai today. 
 
The panel received representations from the public on the issue in Tuticorin recently, and its Chennai meet comes as a sequel to it. The main opposition party in Tamil Nadu, the DMK, gave a representation saying, the copper smelting unit at Tuticorin is causing serious harm to the health of the local public. 
 
The actor-turned politician Kamal Hassan’s Makkal Neethi Mayyam, traders associations and many others gave representations against the unit, while a few others supported the continuance of the units.

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