Madhav Nakra is a student at the National Law University, Delhi. He has a keen interest in International Law and Human Rights Law. He can be reached at [email protected]
It is the State’s duty under the Directive Principles (Article 48A) of the Indian Constitution as well as the citizens’ responsibility under Article 51(g) of the Fundamental duties to ensure clean air and a healthy environment. Over the years, we have noticed the Supreme Court laying down certain principles when it comes to securing a clean and healthy environment.