National River Protection Commission

River, rights commissions seem to be dummy bodies: HC

The High Court observes that the National River Protection Commission and National Human Rights Commission seem to be dummy commissions as they cannot take actions against any perpetrators.

September 22, 2019
September 22, 2019

No let-up in river grabbing

The country’s rivers and canals in sixty districts are in distress with at least 45,148 grabbers identified, according to official lists so far prepared by the respective deputy commissioners and submitted to the National River Conservation Commission.

January 31, 2019
January 31, 2019

River, rights commissions seem to be dummy bodies: HC

The High Court observes that the National River Protection Commission and National Human Rights Commission seem to be dummy commissions as they cannot take actions against any perpetrators.