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NGT Imposes Rs 500 Cr Fine On Volkswagen For Breaking Pollution Norms

Mar 08, 2019 09:27 PM IST India India

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday levied a fine worth Rs 500 crore on Volkswagen. Reason? For flouting pollution limits. An investigation conducted by government in 2015 stated that Volkswagen broke local pollution limits and the company was forced to recall 323,700 cars in the country.