Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020

A smouldering ban

 

 

 

 

 

 

The ban on night traffic on 34.6 km of NH-766 was pushed into the limelight recently following a Supreme Court suggestion for alternative routes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Their world too: Wild elephants cross NH-766 on the Kerala-Karnataka border. The night ban on vehicular movement in the area is aimed at protecting wildlife.

 

 

 

 

 

Source: The Hindu, 18 November 2019, Cochin.