AAP hailed the order of the Delhi High Court directing the authorities to take action against Congress and BJP for receiving donations from United Kingdom-based Vedanta Resources` subsidiaries on the ground that it violates laws.
The Delhi High Court on Friday reserved its order on a PIL seeking a court-monitored probe against Congress and BJP for allegedly receiving fundings from Indian subsidiaries of UK-based Vedanta Resources in violation of various laws.
A trade union leader has
sought Orissa Governor M C Bhandare`s sanction for prosecution
of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in wake of the Lokpal report
on the controversial Vedanta University project in Puri.
Hopeful of Central nod for six-fold expansion for its alumina refinery here soon, Vedanta said it was also exploring various bauxite sources to feed its unit, hit by denial of mining operations in Niyamgiri hills.
The company`s proposed mining project at Niyamgiri hills was rejected by the ministry last month after the Saxena Committee accused Vedanta of violating the environment
protection law and the forest conservation act.
Environment Ministry now issuing a show-cause notice to it to reply within a fortnight on allegedly expanding the capacity of its refinery and captive power plant in Orissa without taking green clearance.