The Railways were permitted to cut 6, trees during the five-year-period.
Jul 06, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, trolled over a plan emergency tree removal portland cut 17, trees in Delhi to make way for an office and residential complex for government officers, has declared that"no tree.
Sep 17, Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai has asked the forest department to stop giving tree felling permission for projects in the city until further orders, The Indian Express has learnt. In a letter sent last week, Rai asked the department to give details of how many trees have been felled in the city over the past two years, and compensatory plantation done for the trees shrubpruning.bar For: The Indian Express. A worker cuts down a tree on Mathura road in New Delhi, in May In the past five years, most application for cutting of trees for civil construction have been accepted by the department with Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.
Aug 30, As of Saturday, the head office of the Delhi forest department had not received an application for cutting of trees under the project, a senior official said.
When asked if permissions for tree felling had been sought, Udeep Singhal, the Delhi NHAI regional officer, said these were “parallel activities” and did not elaborate shrubpruning.bar For: The Indian Express. Oct 10, NEW DELHI: Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday announced that the Delhi government has approved the draft tree transplantation policy, which makes it mandatory for 80% of the trees which are to be felled for any development project to be transplanted elsewhere.
Additionally, compensatory plantation of 10 saplings for each tree will shrubpruning.barted Reading Time: 5 mins. Read more about Delhi tree cutting protest: Environment loses to development on Business Standard. Thousands of trees are to be cut do redevelopment of colonies in Delhi and Delhi residents want it.