Sandstone Mining

  • Rajasthan: Gehlot cancels sandstone mining contracts of relatives March 23, 2013

    Rajasthan's Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has cancelled the sandstone mining contracts earlier given to his relatives. Gehlot has been under fire for allegedly altering mining contract norms to benefit his close relatives. ...
  • Rajasthan CM cancels sand mining contracts awarded to relatives March 23, 2013

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan Chief Minister, Ashok Gehlot, on Friday cancelled the sandstone mining contracts awarded to his relatives. An IBN Network expose had revealed that the contracts had been awarded to Gehlot's relatives at throwaway prices. Although Gehlot had denied the allegations, he ordered a probe nonetheless, vowing to quit...
  • Rajasthan sandstone mining: BJP demands JPC probe March 7, 2013

    Jaipur: After an IBN7 report showed how sandstone mining licences were given to the relatives of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot at throwaway prices, the Opposition targeted the government again in the Rajasthan assembly on Thursday demanding Gehlot's resignation and the setting up of a JPC probe. The government has...
  • Sandstone mining: Rajasthan Speaker to announce probe team March 7, 2013

    Jaipur: After an IBN7 report showed how sandstone mining licences were given to the relatives of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot at throwaway prices, sources say the Rajasthan Assembly Speaker is likely to announce a probe team to look into the irregularities. The Opposition is expected to target the Ashok Gehlot...
  • Gehlot under scanner: Do politicians corner public wealth for family benefit? March 7, 2013

    A IBN7 expose revealed that Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot allegedly awarded sandstone mining contracts to his close relatives at throwaway rates. ...
  • News 360: PM flays BJP, says growth was faster under UPA March 6, 2013

    The PM tore into the main opposition party on Wednesday, criticising its India Shining campaign and saying that UPA had achieved higher growth than the NDA. ...
  • Rajasthan sand mining scam: Gehlot orders probe March 6, 2013

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has now ordered a probe after a sting by IBN7 showed that sandstone mining licenses were given to his family members at throwaway prices. The exclusive report on mining license irregularities in Rajasthan was aired on Wednesday. The report showed how most of the...