MINING OPERATIONS

  • Rajasthan: Mining mafia attacks police team, several officers injured September 17, 2013

    Alwar: Several policemen were injured when mining mafia attacked a police team during an anti-illegal mining operation on Monday. The 10 officer police team was raiding the area after reports of illegal mining surfaced. Five people have been arrested and a probe has been initiated. ...
  • Goa: SC bans iron ore mining, transportation October 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday banned all mining operations and transportation of iron ore in Goa. The order came following a hearing on a PIL filed against resumption of mining operations in the state. Earlier this year, the Directorate of Mines and Geology had temporarily suspended mining operations...