Ban On River Rafting, Paragliding In Uttarakhand Till Further Notice | Read
PUBLISHED ON: June 22, 2018 | Duration: 1 min, 51 sec
The Uttarakhand High Court has banned water sports, white water rafting and paragliding in the state citing safety and environmental concerns. In an order that was made available on Thursday, the court said, "We are shocked to know that the state government is permitting camping sites on the river beds. It pollutes the environment and ecology of the river and the surrounding areas."