Rahul Gandhi to take up Kasturirangan panel report on Western Ghats

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will take up with Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan the issue of implementation of Kasturirangan panel report on Western Ghats in the wake strong protests in some hilly areas of Kerala against it.

Kerala shuts down over Western Ghats environment order

The dawn-to-dusk state-wide shutdown Monday, called by the Left opposition to protest an order on implementation of the Kasturirangan panel report on conserving Western Ghats environment, has virtually confined people indoors.

All-party meet to discuss Kasturirangan panel report

The Kasturirangan Committee report had made a lot of changes in the WEEP recommendations.

Kasturirangan report against peoples interests: Gadgil

Kasturirangan Panel report on Western Ghat was not nature-friendly and was against the interests of people, Madhav Gadgil, who headed the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel (WGEEP), claimed today.