The issue of Poisonous water pollution being spread by the Sellakhurd Paper Mill raised in the Board’s meeting
The issue of Poisonous water pollution being spread by the Sellakhurd Paper Mill raised in the Board’s meeting, Sant Seechewal, board member, asked compensation for the affected persons.
The issue of cancer and other deceases being spread in the area, due to poisonous water of Sellakhurd Paper Mill echoed in the Punjab pollution control board’s meeting. This burning issue was raised in the board’s meeting by the board’s member, environment lover Sant Balbir Singh Seechewal. He informed the board about the seriousness of the situation, which he himself had inspected. After taking part in the meeting Sant Seechewal told that the pollution of Punjab waters is being taken with utmost carelessness.
It is worth mentioning that the people of the area have been fighting against the Air-water pollution, being spread by the paper Mill for a quite a long time.