Patiala, February 13, 2018: Punjab Pollution Control Board is committed to give clean environment and doing its utmost to improve the quality of air & water and has decided to act strict if any industry is found discharging its effluent in the ground water.
Though no such incident has been reported yet by the inspecting teams of the Board but to bring out the black sheep, it has been decided to give Rs. 1.0 lac cash award to any individual or institution giving the information that this particular industry is discharging its effluent in the ground water through borewell. The identity of the person giving lead to such black sheep will be kept a top secret.
Kahan Singh Pannu, Chairman of the Board said that the ground water is the gift of the nature to the humanity and is the life line of the biodiversity & life on this planet. To maintain the purity & sanctity of the ground water is the moral responsibility of every individual.
He further said that any individual who know such defaulters must inform the Board at Mobile no. 98789-50593 or email it at firstname.lastname@example.org so that Board is able to take strict action.