Date of Order: 13.08.2003

The matter relates with the water pollution and air pollution generated by the galvanizing units located in Natobar Paul Road, Howrah and the State Board has already issued regulatory orders in respect of such units.

Pursuant to Civil Appeal No. 6340 of 2003 arising out of SLP (C) No. 15896 /1999 [Dhananjoy Ghosh & Ors., Appellants Vs Union of India & Ors., Respondents], Hon'ble Supreme Court of India was pleased to dispose of this matter on 13.08.2003 setting aside the order under challenged and restoring the writ petition to the file of the Hon'ble High Court. Hon'ble Supreme Court was further pleased to allow this appeal by setting aside the order passed by the Hon'ble High Court earlier and was pleased to remit the matter to the Hon'ble High Court, Calcutta for consideration in accordance with law.