January 21, 2021 2:20 am
The Court had directed the CEC in February last year to submit a report on issues regarding sand mining faced by traders, consumers, transporters, the government and other stakeholders in Rajasthan, and to suggest measures to stop illegal sand mining.
September 21, 2020 3:48 am
Residents of Abhipur village allege that despite bringing the issue to the notice of the administration, no action has been taken against the illegal miners.
November 28, 2019 3:42 am
The allegation led to a furore in the House, during which Home Minister Tamradhwaj Sahu said the matter had been taken seriously, a case registered and the accused had been arrested.
July 06, 2019 4:24 pm
The bidder wrote a mail stating he had goofed up; govt would take a call on it on Monday
July 02, 2019 11:07 am
The government will have to take a call not only on three clusters but also Amritsar, on whether to allow a single bidder to bag a sand block or not.
January 18, 2019 8:21 am
Denying any illegal mining in their village, Kakrali Sarpanch Singh said the villagers are already angry after the administration removed the bridge as it was beneficial for the farmers.
January 18, 2019 6:44 am
The ED registered an Enforcement Case Information Report (ECIR) against politicians and bureaucrats from UP for allegedly laundering proceeds of crime earned through illegal allotment of sand mining licences in Hamirpur between 2012 and 2016.
January 16, 2019 9:33 pm
The indianexpress.com report, dated January 11, mentioned about Kavya S, a class 12 student who made the video about the environmental impact of the decades-long black sand mining activity in her village Alappad.
September 01, 2018 3:35 am
“Such complaints were made in the past as well, but mostly things are covered up. District authorities have written a letter in this case. But they are authorised to conduct raids. The question is, are these raids conducted regularly?” an official said.
June 27, 2018 12:56 am
Sidhu pitches for a corporation to sell sand, CM says not this fiscal
June 22, 2020 6:05 pm
An important anti-mining campaign by a bunch of villagers in Alappad, Kerala was brought to public spotlight through the video of a 17 year old class 12 student.