Mizhhirya public utilities will have to pay half a million hryvnias for illegal water use
Claim for damages caused by irrational use of water resources has been granted.
On Sept. 7 the court fully satisfied the claim of Mizhhirya District Attorney for damages caused to the state as a result of violation of the legislation on the protection and rational use of water resources in the amount of over 553 thousand UAH.
It was establisbed that one of the utilities of Mizhhirya district for six months illegally used water resources without proper permits. In addition, they contaminated the local river with runoff.
In general, since the beginning of the year the Prosecution authorities of Transcarpathia have stated to the court similar claims worth nearly 2.5 million. Regional courts have already considered and granted claims amounting to more than 1.7 million UAH.
15 March 2013 11:20