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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FOREST AND CLIMATE CHANGE

RAJYA SABHA

QUESTION NO. 3195

ANSWERED ON 22.07.2019

Environmental clearance for Peripheral Ring Road in Bengaluru

 

  1. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

 

Will the Minister of ENVIRONMENT, FOREST AND CLIMATE CHANGE be pleased to state:

 

(a)Whether the environmental clearance has been given to the Karnataka Government for the construction of the Peripheral Ring Road in Bengaluru city; and

 

(b)If so, the details thereof?

 

ANSWER

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FOREST AND CLIMATE CHANGE

(SHRI BABUL SUPRIYO)

 

(a)And (b) The project has not been granted Environmental Clearance by this Ministry. However, the Karnataka State Environment Impact Assessment Authority has granted Environmental Clearance for development of an eight lane Peripheral Ring Road connecting Tumkur Road to Hosur Road for a total length of 65 Kms.

 

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