Centre Agrees To Kerala Governments Demand On Kasturirangan Report
- Union Government has agreed to exclude farm lands and Habitations from ecologically sensitive area purview.
- The exclusion results in reduction of ecologically sensitive area by 3000 sq km.
- Activities like mining, pollution, quarrying, and construction of commercial entities within ESA has been banned by the Government.
- Kasturirangan Report
- Western Ghats
- Ecologically Sensitive Area
- Gadgil Report