illegal sand mining

Punjab Governor expresses concern over illegal sand mining in border areas

"There are reports of the existence of police-criminal nexus in some border areas and in the interest of the country this alliance needs to be broken effectively," he said.

published on : 12th September 2022

Illegal sand mining takes over cremation ground meant for SC in Punjab village

A villager in Tira in SAS Nagar bitterly complains about how he was unable to collect the ashes of his mother due to the mining activity.

published on : 14th August 2022

Illegal sand mining Then Penniyar river, activist urges Puducherry L-G to look into it

According to Chandrasekhar, the sand is now being transported through the Graveyard Road (Sudukadu Road) and Nagammal Koil, the exact locations where the NGT ordered to set up check posts.

published on : 12th August 2022

Illegal sand mining: NGT seeks Odisha government's reply in two weeks

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has set a two-week deadline for the State government to file a reply in the case of indiscriminate extraction of sand in Budhabalanga river.

published on : 6th August 2022

Man who attacked college girl for questioning mining bid still at large

The police said they had recorded Akshaya’s statement and will arrest Ansari soon.

published on : 22nd June 2022

In Jajpur, revenue enforcement runs into the sand

In last four years, tehsildars of Jajpur, Dasarathapur, Binjharpur, Rasulpur and Dharmasala have come under attack from the illegal mining syndicate

published on : 7th April 2022

Illegal sand mining: NGT intervention later, panel inspects two river beds

The Committee will inspect the site and submit the report within one month, the bench had ordered fixing April 22 as the next date for hearing. 

published on : 7th April 2022

Better to leave Earth in good condition than explore new planet: Madras HC on illegal sand mining

The petitioners contended that if their seized vehicles were left without use for a long time, their value would depreciate and sought to release the vehicles.

published on : 25th March 2022

Illegal sand mining: Telangana HC issues notice to Collectors  

A Division Bench of Telangana High Court, on Tuesday, issued notices to the TS Irrigation Department Principal Secretary

published on : 23rd March 2022