Justice P Jothimani, member of National Green Tribunal’s (NGT) southern bench conducted an inspection at Perungudi dumping yard, on Friday.
“The team had visited the Perungudi premises and inspected the works carried out at the dumping yard. The corporation officials explained about the works to the Justice and his team,” a Chennai Corporation official said.
Municipal administration and water supply secretary Harminder Singh, Chennai Corporation Commissioner D Karthikeyan and officials from Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) had accompanied the team.
The civic body has been dumping garbage collected from Teynampet, Kodambakkam, Valasaravakkam, Alandur, Adyar, Perungudi and Sholinganallur zones in the Perungudi dumping yard.