HNLU students attend Regional Conference on Environment

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 31 Jul 2017 10:14:50


Staff Reporter,


Students from Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur participated in the Regional Conference on Environment, 2017 organised by National Green Tribunal at Bhopal. The event was inaugurated by Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chahuan and Chief Minister of Chhattsisgarh Dr Raman Singh.

While addressing, Dr Raman Singh said that change in views towards the environmental challenges is the need of the time. He also stated that Deliberation should be made to ascertain approach. Giving an example of Sal tree, he mentioned that caterpillars destroy 18 lakh Sal trees in 20 years.

The conference also highlighted the issue of sustainable development and conservation of forest resources. NGT Chairman Justice Swatantra Kumar, Central Region Member Justice Daleep Kumar and judicial members of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh High Court, IAS officers and experts participated in the conference.