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"A mammoth task" - Rahul Choudhary, Cofounder, Legal Initiative for Forest and Environment

"A very useful regional level compilation" - Nupur Chowdhury, Assistant Professor of Law, Jawaharlal Nehru University

"A detailed analytical work" - Katyayni Chaubey, Advocate & Visiting Faculty, School of Planning and Architecture




National Green Tribunal on Western Himalayas


Origin: Lower Dhauladhar range, Kangra district

Altitude: 1,400 Meters above Sea Level

Credits: Created by a team of 6 legal researchers representing Nirma University, Ahmedabad, South Asian University, Delhi, National Law University Delhi, National Law University, Bhopal, Jawaharlal University, Delhi, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli and Jindal Law School, Sonepat

Format(s): Open Access Google Doc (viewing on a 13" or larger screen recommended)

Dated: August, 2023

Now in its second edition, this handbook presents the first concise, organized and referenced account of cases concerning the Western Himalayas. 

Carefully curated, the book accounts for an indispensable resource for anyone interested in the Himalayas, with or without a legal background. 

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