with an out-of-court settlement. Since this is not happening now, the Supreme Court must give its judgment soon. We must keep in mind that there will always be some disgruntled party even if there is a more or less “fair” verdict given. This does not mean the case should drag on. high time citizens too performed their duties in keeping the environment clean. This will reduce the burden of diseases. It was a welcome change to see a tiger’s photograph on the front page rather than that of a politician (“Curious cat” and “Look who turned up for lunch”, Dec. 7). The image says a lot. While thankfully the workers and tourists were not injured, the photo also shows how mindless deforestation in the name of development has taken place to an extent where wild cats are forced to take away the lunch boxes of human beings.