The police said they had recorded Akshaya’s statement and will arrest Ansari soon.
Officials said that the issue will be resolved after an investigation.
The minister said that auction for mining sand was conducted through a Central agency MSTC, but not by the State government.
With increasing allegations of rampant sand mining being carried out on Budhabalanga river bed at Madhuban, an inquiry committee comprising additional tehsildar,
The minister felt that usage of technology, strengthening taskforce and coordination with the bordering states are important to control smuggling of the red sander logs.
In last four years, tehsildars of Jajpur, Dasarathapur, Binjharpur, Rasulpur and Dharmasala have come under attack from the illegal mining syndicate
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.
Some 80 illegal sand mines are scattered along the Mayurakshi, Ajay and Brahmani rivers in the district, from where local toughs operate with the backing of influential strongmen.
On March 19, Surendra had lodged a complaint in Binjharpur police station after he was attacked by Giridhari.
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.
Jaypee prevented the vehicles as it has been awarded a contract to mine sand in the State.
A Division Bench of Telangana High Court, on Tuesday, issued notices to the TS Irrigation Department Principal Secretary
The petition was filed by Srikant Kumar Pakal and other residents of the area, and advocate Sankar Prasad Pani appeared on behalf of the petitioners.
For voters it is just a subset of larger issue of corruption in high places
'I believe that the prime minister is not an individual. He is an institution. For a healthy democracy, institutions should be respected,' said Singh.