A three-judge bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao, Hemant Gupta and Ajay Rastogi sought response from the Haryana government, state pollution control board (SPCB) and the NGO on whose plea the tribunal had passed the order.
The Centre has asked states and Union Territories to take a call on reopening of schools from October 15.
The petition contended that stubble burning contributes almost 40 percent of air pollution in Delhi.
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice A K Goel asked representatives of the Central Pollution Control Board, Ministry of Environment and Forests and IIT- Delhi to give a report with reference to the compliance of environmental norms in respect of the project within two months by e-mail.
"My COVID-19 test report has returned positive. There are no symptoms of COVID-19 like fever etc, but as the report is positive, I am self-isolating," he said in a message on Twitter.
This comes as a continued trend after more than 1,500 farm fires in Punjab and 308 in Haryana were witnessed in the September 1 - October 4 period. Experts say that stubble burning has started early this year.
Rahul Gandhi, who is holding tractor rallies in Punjab against the newly enacted farm laws, is set to reach Pehowa town in Kurukshetra district of Haryana with his supporters Tuesday and address a gathering.
Bharat Bandh LIVE updates | The farmers have said that they would continue their fight till the three farm bills, which were passed in the Parliament, were revoked.
The federal government and the state governments of Punjab and Haryana have ensured that rice farmers can easily hire machines to dispose of the paddy stalks and straw, said the officials, who did not wish to be identified in line with government policy.
In Haryana, the district with lowest seropositivity is Rohtak, with 0.8 percent women and 1.6 percent men being exposed to the novel coronavirus so far; this is the lowest for both sexes.
The farm bills are facing staunch opposition from farmer bodies, especially in Punjab and Haryana, as well as from within the ruling coalition.
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice A K Goel asked the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) to steer the proceedings for preparation of Environment Management Plan with the assistance of Central Pollution Control Board.
The number of active cases in the state is 21,334, while 78,937 people have been discharged.
The government claims that these ordinances will help farmers get better prices for their crops, by legalising contract farming.
On August 30, Haryana's COVID-19 tally climbed to 63,282 with a spike of 1,295 fresh cases.
More than 16,000 aspiring doctors are expected to take the NEET exams this year in Haryana as against around 14, 000 aspirants who took the NEET exams in 2019.
The day temperature in Chandigarh was 33.6 degrees Celsius, it said. In Haryana, Ambala and Hisar recorded their respective highs at 33.7 and 34.5 degrees Celsius.
Schools, colleges and coaching institutions will remain closed until further notice.
Meeting Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar and Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat through a video link, the Punjab CM argued that the SYL canal issue could disturb national security
The states have proposed setting up more custom hiring centres (CHCs) to give farm machinery on rental basis to farmers who cannot afford to purchase the high-end equipment for crop residue management and supplying more balers -- a machine used to compress stubble into compact bales.
The first squadron of the Rafale jets will be stationed at the Ambala air base in Haryana. Five aircraft are scheduled to be inducted into the Indian Air Force on July 29.
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The projects for inauguration include 35.45 km 4-lane Rohna/ Hasangarh to Jhajjar section of NH 334B costing Rs 1,183 crore, 70 km 4-laning of Punjab-Haryana Border to Jind section of NH 71 (Rs 857 crore), and the 85.36 km 2-lane with paved shoulders Jind-Karnal Highway on NH 709 (Rs 200 crore).
The stringent measures for recovery of EDC from colonizers include mortgage of proportionate land of built up area and auto debit for the compulsory 70 percent escrow receipts from the allottees, an official statement said after the meeting of the cabinet, which met under chairmanship of Chief Minister M L Khattar.
The Cabinet, under the chairmanship of Chief Minister M L Khattar, also gave approval to separation of Kalka and Pinjore areas from limits of Municipal Corporation, Panchkula and constitution of a separate Municipal Council, Kalka.