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Nov 28, According to the news, a meeting presided over by Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif decided to enhance the punishment for cutting trees through an amendment to the Parks and. Nov 26, It was decided in the meeting that summary trials would be held for those found cutting trees. They could face imprisonment of at least three days and Rs50, shrubdisposal.barted Reading Time: 3 mins. Apr 15, What is the punishment for cutting trees?
The answer is ‘yes’, because, according to this Act, the penalty for cutting down a tree is Rs. 10, or 3 months imprisonment. There are several instances reported in which laymen ended up paying Rs. 10, as compounding fee to the forest department for cutting down trees in their shrubdisposal.barg: punjab. Nov 27, LAHORE: To the joy of environmentalists, Punjab is going to fix a minimum penalty for cutting trees, whether on.
They were charged under Section 3 of the Forest Act for illegally chopping Shisham, Safeda, and Kikar trees from a protected area which belonged to the Forest Department. This sort of unique punishment will set an example for those that indulge in deforestation and the illegal felling of shrubdisposal.barted Reading Time: 3 mins. Jun 06, LAHORE, June 5: Punjab Environment Minister Makhdoom Ashfaq Ahmad justifies the cutting of trees for development works.
“The underpasses along the canal could not be constructed without cutting. Apr 09, The answer is ‘yes’, because, according to this Act, the penalty for cutting down a tree is Rs, or 3 months imprisonment. There are several instances reported in which laymen ended up paying Rs, as compounding fee to the forest department for cutting down trees in their shrubdisposal.barg: punjab. If it's a specimen tree then you could face a penalty of the value of the tree (thousands of dollars) plus damages or other fees.
If it's in a forest on private land, it's typically charged at triple its timber value. If it was producing maple sap or other commodities for the. Jan 29, At present, as per section 21 of the Maharashtra Preservation of Trees Act,the punishment for cutting trees is a fine of Rs 1, to Rs 5, and imprisonment ranging from one week to.