Consider the following bodies/organizations:
- Central Ground Water Authority
- Airport Economic Regularity Authority
- Central pollution Control Board
Which of the above is/are statutory body/bodies?
Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) has been constituted under Section 3 (3) of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986. The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority (AERA) is a statutory body constituted under the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India Act, 2008. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) is a statutory body set up under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974.
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