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What steps has the Supreme Court taken to save the TAJ MAHAL from air pollution?
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The efforts to protect the monument were started in early 1990’s.
• In 1999, the Supreme Court ordered to close 53 iron factories and 107 other plants that harm the Taj.

• In 2001, the National Culture Fund (NCF), the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and the Indian Hotel Company (the Taj group of hotels) signed a memorandum to protect, restore and conserve Taj Mahal and its surroundings
• In 2007, an environmental campaign was launched to preserve the Taj Mahal and the campaign has been changed into the Green Indian movement. More than a decade ago, India’s Supreme Court ordered to close down the factories that were harming the monument. Cars and buses ware banned to cross the cultural landmark.