Justice Madan B Lokur Committee appointed by the SC

16 oct 2020

Justice Madan B Lokur Committee appointed by the SC

The Supreme Court has appointed a One man committee of Justice Madan B Lokur for monitoring and prevention of stubble burning in Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, and Punjab, accepting the suggestion of a Class 12 student, Aditya Dubey.
A bench of Chief Justice SA Bobde, Justices AS Bopanna & V. Ramasubramaniun stated that the Chief Secretaries of the respective states should allow Justice M B Lokur to devise additional means and methods along with deployment of NCC, NSS, and Bharat Scouts and Guides for further monitoring the stubble burning in these states.
The court also directed the states to provide adequate transportation to the volunteers