Karnataka says ‘no’ to Kasturirangan report. Muralidhara Khajane. Bengaluru, August 22, IST. Updated: August 22, IST. Share Article. kasturirangan report. 1. BY NITHIN KB; 2. Western Ghats on the fringes of the west coast of India. Extending km. average. Environment ministry accepts this crucial report on Western Ghats prepared by K Kasturirangan-led member high-level working group and.

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Hence the MoEF must take steps to have a detailed survey with the involvement of the local people to identify and demarcate the ESAs. Don’t need RBI’s reserves to meet fiscal deficit: This article is closed for comments. THE consciousness that preservation of nature and environment is essential for the existence of human life is getting strengthened day by day the world over.

Anthropocene Earth system governance Ecological modernization Environmental governance Environmentalism Global catastrophic risk Human impact on the environment Planetary boundaries Social sustainability Stewardship Sustainable development. Also, there are thousands of lease farmers who cultivate and get livelihood from forest land and this clause would be detrimental to them too.

Karnataka says ‘no’ to Kasturirangan report – The Hindu

The two reports are at best a bureaucratic exercise not based on any scientific assessment of the human-environment relationship in the region. The TSR Subramanian panel submitted its report to the government in Maysuggesting measures to strengthen the education sector kasturirangann caters to over million students.

The preservation of paddy fields and water bodies in the entire Western Repport area is not addressed by both the reports. Ground realities are dismal and the hills are slowly becoming unlivable.


Kqsturirangan the central government deciding to implement the Kasturirangan Committee report on the Western Ghats, there were several protests in Kerala. People asked for a copy, but the ministry said it could not be given. Going with the recommendations of the high-level panel that was headed by Mr.

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An operational indicator for biodiversity and sustainable development targets. This means an absolute ban on developmental and construction activities, except housing, and cannot be accepted. The central government must keep the implementation of HLWG report in abeyance till that time. In his letter, Dr. Report CEC report on alleged illegal diversion of forest lands for non-forest uses in the Western Ghats region in Karnataka.

Though there are many who treat Kasturirangan report as a more practical report, the truth is that Gadgil report was not anti-farmer. Related Topics Bengaluru Environment Karnataka climate change. Interestingly, two reports on preserving the Western Ghats and stopping degradation — one submitted by Madhav Gadgil in and the later one submitted by Mr.

Save the Western Ghats. To the notice of all future committees and commissions!

Madhav Gadgil flays Kasturirangan Committee report on Western Ghats

This page was last edited on 21 Decemberat Six states sitting on edge as draft green norms hang fire 27 Aug, Draft National Education Policy ready: Are the Meghalaya miners victims of India’s regional bias? In this regard the All India Kisan Sabha has demanded that the prime minister must order a scientific assessment of the issues involved by a broadbased committee of scientists, social scientists, environment experts, organisations of the peasantry, with adequate representation to varied political opinions from the affected states.


Since the HLWG did not make any amendment to the above clause and the MoEF has accepted its recommendations, such families would be denied of land pattas forever. New education policy draft finally ready, will be submitted to government by end of month The deadline for the committee tasked with drafting The suggestion of WGEEP that the final demarcation of zones by taking the micro kasturkrangan and village boundaries into account, and fine-tuning of the regulatory as well as promotional regimes, must be based on extensive inputs from local communities and local bodies, must be highlighted.

The Kasturirangan panel had submitted its report to the Ministry on April 15, Ministry of environment and forests kept the Gadgil report in safe custody for eight months with them.

Madhav Gadgil objecting Gundia hydel project. These included to assess the current status of ecology of the Western Ghats region; demarcate the areas within the region which need to be kasturiranfan as ecologically sensitive; make recommendations for the conservation, protection and rejuvenation of the region; suggest measures for effective implementation of the notification declaring specific areas in the region as eco-sensitive; to recommend the modalities for establishment of Western Ghats Ecology Authority; and to deal with any other relevant issues.

Meanwhile, former Forest Minister B. Notify me of new posts by email. Contactus Work with us Advertise with us Contact Us. Kasturirangan report not legally maintainable: