We haven’t permitted breaking of ship: Supreme Court

New Delhi, Aug. 17 (PTI): The Supreme Court today allayed fears of environmental activists that toxic laden Norwegian Ship S S Norway, beached at Alang Coast in Gujarat, will be dismantled in contravention of its order saying it knows how to deal with the violators.

“We have not permitted breaking of the ship. If they break we know how to handle them,” a Bench comprising Justice Arijit Pasayat and Justice S H Kapadia observed.