Strangers in Their Homeland? - Analysing the Media (Mis)Interpretation of the NGT's Interim Orders on Plying and Parking of Older Vehicles in Delhi
5 Pages Posted: 28 Nov 2014 Last revised: 2 Dec 2014
Date Written: November 27, 2014
This short academic note explores media interpretations of a recent interim order of the National Green Tribunal in India, in light of legal rights of residents and prevailing doctrines of legitimate expectation and promissory estoppel. The note then concludes with suggestions for obtaining clarifications on the subject for maintaining harmony in interpretation of the Tribunal’s interim orders with these extant legal rights and doctrinal assumptions.
Keywords: India, National Green Tribunal, Vehicle Pollution, Promissory Estoppel, Legitimate Expectation, Motor Vehicles
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