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SC constitutes panel to monitor stubble burning in Delhi-NCR

Updated : October 16, 2020 10:12 PM IST

The Supreme Court has constituted a panel headed by former SC Judge, Justice Madan Lokur to monitor stubble burning in Delhi-NCR as air quality in the region continues to worsen.

The apex court made the appointment despite opposition from states like UP and Haryana. During the hearing, Chief Justice of India (CJI) A Bobde observed that people in Delhi-NCR should be "able to breathe clean air". CNBC-TV18's Ashmit Kumar has more details on it.
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