stone quarry

Odisha: Main accused involved in assaulting RI arrested

As per report, RI Rout had gone to the foothills of Similipal after being informed that stone was being illegally mined in the area.

published on : 16th September 2023

2 quarry workers crushed to death under boulder in Odisha

In 2021, a similar mishap happened at a stone quarry near Kukudakhandi, in close proximity to Mahurikalua Chowk, claiming three lives.

published on : 15th September 2023

Residents oppose fourth stone quarry proposed at their panchayat in Tamil Nadu

The residents said they were facing various issues, including environmental pollution and groundwater depletion due to the works at the existing quarries.

published on : 19th August 2023

Stone quarrying near Kuldiha comes under NGT scrutiny

It was also alleged the quarry activity will deplete the groundwater level in the adjoining area leading to water scarcity.

published on : 29th July 2023

Missing 15-year-old Chennai schoolgirl found dead in quarry

“During an investigation, we found out that the girl went to school, paid fees, and left during the morning break claiming she was unwell.

published on : 22nd July 2023

BJP MLA booked for illegal stone quarrying in Karnataka

There are allegations that explosives substances were used to blast rocks.

published on : 14th July 2023

DMK MLA among 12 quarry owners fined Rs 45 crore

The quarry was among 12 mines that were imposed a fine of Rs 45 crore by the department in the district for offences on Friday. 

published on : 1st July 2023