illegal sand mining

TNIE impact: NGT panel to probe illegal sand mining on Cooum river bank

The Southern Bench of the National Green Tribunal on Wednesday constituted a committee to look into the illegal sand mining from the Cooum river close to the Marina in Chennai.

published on : 16th September 2021

Illegal sand mining on Cooum: PWD to submit report soon

Meanwhile, Sandeep Saxena, Additional Chief Secretary to the State Government, Public Works Department, remained unavailable for a comment.

published on : 8th September 2021

Special drive against illegal sand mining

Apart from targeting the riverbeds in the district, the mafia were reportedly extracting sand illegally from Balighai on the Puri-Konark marine drive road, said sources.

published on : 10th August 2021

Illegal sand mining: 35 cops including two IPS officers suspended in Bihar

Along with the cops, three officers of the Mining Department and three officers of the Transport Department are also suspended.

published on : 30th July 2021

Greens fret over works on MP DK Suresh’s property near Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

Wildlife movement is getting hampered but since it belongs to a leader on private area, we are helpless.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Admin crack down on sand mafia, 28 held in 1 week

Sixteen other drivers were held in similar operations during last week while vehicle owners had to cough up fine for the illegal activity.

published on : 11th May 2021

No illegal sand mining in Srivaikundam dam: Panel

Five-member joint committee constituted by NGT southern bench gives clean chit to PWD

published on : 16th April 2021