Delhi High Court, Suit No: W.P.(C) 9901/2009 PIL
Judges: Hon'ble acting Chief Justice Mr. Sikkri-, and Hon'ble Justice Mr. Rajeev Sahai Endlaw
Petitioner: Sukhdev Vihar Residents Welfare Association thru Counsel Mr.K K Rohtagi, Sr
Advocate: Arvind Nigam, Other presents: Sr Advocate: Mr Amit Chadha, Advocate: Mr.Pawan Bahl and residents of Sukhdev Vihar Pocket A and B,
Respondents: Mr N. Waziri (Standing Counsel), Counsels for Delhi Govt.,MCD, DDA, CPCC, DPCB, Plant Operators,etc
The plant owner/ operator presented a Power Point slides in the court to convince that how advanced is the technology, controls and monitoring equipment. Gave examples of various plants of the developed world which are located within city limits. Court asked to file the CD and what ever claimed in favour of the plant in form of an affidavit within a week. The petitioner to file reply within a week thereafter.
Next date of hearing: 15.02.2012 (to be confirmed)
Life near Pokharan: the people of the fallout - In Khetolai, the village closest to the Pokhran nuclear test site, cancer is felling people and cattle. No one cares.