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Rai orders DPCC to issue two separate notices to CPWD

The Environment Minister has since ordered DPCC to issue two separate notices to the concerned agency CPWD – one, for ignoring the ban which was imposed to reduce pollution in the city and two, for violating anti-dust guidelines while construction is in full swing. CPWD must respond to these notices by tomorrow and further action will be taken on the basis of their response, he informed.

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The government, meanwhile, has iterated that all Covid-19 protocols including vaccination are being rigorously followed at the site and none of the buildings of historical-cultural importance would be touched.