19. Water Resources not to be Polluted:
(1) Government of Nepal may, by a notification published in the Nepal Gazette, prescribe the pollution tolerance limit for water resources.
(2) No one shall pollute water resource by way of using or putting any litter, industrial wastes, poison, chemical or toxicant to the effect that the pollution tolerance limit of the water resource as prescribed pursuant to Sub-section (1) is exceeded.
(3) The prescribed officer may, as required, examine or cause to examine to determine as to whether or not the water resource has been polluted or the quality standard as prescribed pursuant to Sub-section (1) of Section 18 has