New Delhi, Aug. 23 (ANI
): The National Green Tribunal (NGT
) on Tuesday imposed a fine of Rs. 100 crore on a Qatar-based shipping company, Delta Shipping Marine Service, for 2011 Mumbai oil spill.
A cargo vessel had sunk 20 nautical miles off the South Mumbai coast on August 4, 2011.
The tribunal also imposed a fine of Rs. five crore on Adani Enterprises Ltd. for environmental damage.
The ship was carrying coal to be delivered for one of Adani's thermal plant in Gujarat.
The Qatar-based shipping company is owned by Delta Group International. (ANI