NGT orders inspection of petrol pumps to check for adulteration

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Delhi-NCR is the most polluted region in the country. The government and the National Green Tribunal has taken several measures to reduce the impact of vehicles on air pollution (odd-even car rule and ban of registration of diesel vehicles with engine capacity greater than 2,000cc).

The NGT has now ordered an inspection of petrol pumps in Delhi and neighboring NCR regions to check for adulteration of fuel. The poor regulation of laws and lack of inspection has allowed the adulteration racket to spread...