ILLEGAL MINING MAFIA

  • Journalist covering illegal mining thrashed, 2 held August 5, 2012

    Alwar: A journalist and his cameraman, who were working on a story on illegal mining in the region, were allegedly assaulted by goons of local mining mafia when they had gone for coverage at a village in Alwar. The duo, working with a local news channel, had gone for coverage in...
  • MP IPS officer killing: CBI registers case March 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI has registered a case against unknown persons in the alleged murder of IPS officer Narendra Kumar Singh who was mowed down by a tractor trolley purportedly owned by illegal sand mafia in Morena district of Madhya Pradesh on March 8. The case was registered by the CBI...
  • MP murder: State cancels mining contracts March 11, 2012

    Bhopal: The Chhattarpur district administration on Sunday cancelled all sand mining contracts in the district after media outrage over IPS officer Narendra Kumar's killing and a second attack on a subdivisional magistrate and police officials in Panna. IPS officer Narendra Kumar was allegedly crushed to death under a tractor that was...
  • Is the mining mafia out of control in several states? March 9, 2012

    IPS Officer Narendra Kumar's father said his son was under pressure to go slow against the mining mafia. ...
  • IPS officer killing: Mining mafia running amuck? March 9, 2012

    New Delhi: A day after a young IPS officer in Madhya Pradesh was crushed to death by a tractortrolley allegedly carrying illegally mined stones, the brutal murder has forced the Chief Minister to order a judicial inquiry. IPS Officer Narendra Kumar's father said his son was under pressure to go...