State Forest Officials seize iron ore worth Rs.6 crores

Thursday, April 21st, 2011
Bellary Iron ore

Bellary: A rake containing 57 carriages filled with iron ore was seized at Yeshwanthpur railway station in Sandur in a drive against illegal mining. The Supreme Court had come down heavily on illegal mining under the nose of Karnataka govt., on a large scale, which asked an empowered Committee (CEC) to probe and report. CEC […]

Mining Department clashes with Lorry owners at DCO.

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010
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Mangalore : Mining is done in iron ore, manganese and presently, even in sand from riverbeds or sea shores illegally by certain mine owners, transport owners who carry the materials to ports or to other states for exports or building use, and the mining / geology department of the state is watchful to seize the […]