An Overview of Environmental Jurisprudence in India

NSSIHSNENRM-2019 | Special Issue | Jan-2019 | Published Online: 25 January 2019    PDF ( 143 KB )
Author(s)
Sk.Ayesha Begum 1; R.Uday Kumar 2; R.Uday Kumar 3; D.Premkumar 4; P.Vishnuvardhan 5

1Lecturer in Physics, KBN College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh (India)

2Lecturer in Electronics, KBN College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh (India)

3Lecturer in Electronics, KBN College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh (India)

4Lecturer in Electronics, KBN College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh (India)

5Lecturer in Electronics, KBN College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh (India)

Abstract

The main objective of this paper is to demonstrate the importance of Environmental Jurisprudence in India. This paper gives an idea that “How far must suffering and misery go before we see that even in the day of vast cities and powerful machines, the good earth is our mother and that if we destroy her, we destroy ourselves.” And also includes role of law makers and various legislations related to Environment Protection in India. It also talks about the influence of International Law on the domestic legal regime to deal with the problem of environment protection. It further provides an idea about judicial approach with special reference to Public Interest Litigation and cases decided by Hon‟ble Supreme Court of India. Finally the paper gives certain recommendation navigated through research for further development in the area of Environment Protection in India.

Keywords
Environment Jurisprudence, Environment Protection, Domestic and International Legislations, Judiciary
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