Tag: Sterlite

Sterlite: HC verdict shows TNPCB, govt in poor light


The recent verdict of the Madras High Court in the Sterlite case shows the government of Tamil Nadu and its pollution control arm, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB), in poor light. The judgment throws up innumerable instances when the pollution watchdog didn’t do its job. The copper smelter plant of Sterlite Copper, part…