Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Friday, July 1, 2022

A smouldering ban







The ban on night traffic on 34.6 km of NH-766 was pushed into the limelight recently following a Supreme Court suggestion for alternative routes.








Their world too: Wild elephants cross NH-766 on the Kerala-Karnataka border. The night ban on vehicular movement in the area is aimed at protecting wildlife.






Source: The Hindu, 18 November 2019, Cochin.