Orissa Minerals (Prevention of theft, Smuggling & Illegal ...

2007-7-16 · The Orissa Minerals (Prevention of theft, Smuggling & Illegal Mining and Regulation of Possession, Storage, Trading and Transportation) Rules, 2007 Published vide Notification No. S.R.O. No. 412/2007, Orissa Gazette Extraordinary No. 1171 dated 16

A mutiny in coal-rich Orissa

A mutiny in coal-rich Orissa. (Chhendipada, Orissa) It was just after 7 a.m. on Thursday, September 4, when the first marchers—men, women, youth, children—streamed down the street, into view. They wielded placards in Oriya and English, mounted atop young, green bamboos harvested from their lands for this overcast morning.

Supreme Court fines illegal miners in Odisha, directs fund ...

2017-8-2 · In a strong and punitive judgement, the Supreme Court (SC) has come down heavily on the mining companies that have been illegally extracting iron and manganese ore in Odisha in the past. Due to various illegalities, these mine leases have been …

Coal scam in Orissa

2014-2-18 · The illegal mining and coal scam in Orissa has greatly affected the power projects in the country. Illegal mining of coal is taking place and it is causing losses to the Government. It being a State subject, has the Union Government urged the State Government to ...

Odisha illegal mining case: Centre spoke in two voices in ...

2017-8-4 · Mining Scandal Should companies pay 30% or for illegal mining? Centre spoke in two voices in Supreme Court The Attorney General wanted companies to be let off with paying just 30% of the ...

Illegal Mining by Vedanta and Naveen Patnaik''s …

The Orissa Government owned Odisha Mining Corporation which is under the control of the highly corrupt Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik worked its way around the Forest Rights Act by submitting fake certificates, claiming that gram sabhas had agreed to the mining of Niyamgiri hills, held sacred by the Dongria tribe, being mined for bauxite.

Illegal Coal Mining: Latest News, Photos, Videos on ...

 · Find Illegal Coal Mining Latest News, Videos & Pictures on Illegal Coal Mining and see latest updates, news, information from NDTV . Explore more on Illegal Coal Mining.

Supreme Court imposes a penalty on companies …

2017-8-2 · state news Odisha: Supreme Court says companies will face penalty for illegal mining The bench asked the Centre to frame a new policy on mining by the year end, calling the current one outdated.

Illegal coal mining: CBI raids 45 locations in 4 states ...

2020-11-28 · New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Saturday carried out searches at 45 locations across four states including the premises of two General Managers of East Coal Fields Limited in a case of illegal mining and theft of coal, …

State Government encouraging illegal coal mining Current ...

2020-11-12 · Why State Government encouraging illegal coal mining is in the news? Recently, a Meghalaya-based rights group has accused the alliance government in the State of encouraging illegal coal mining in contempt of a Supreme Court order. Background. In April 2014, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had imposed the ban on rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya.

Unchecked illegal mining a threat to fragile environment ...

2020-8-13 · The company''s documents show that in 2014 and 2016, despite severe crackdowns on illegal mining, Xingqing mined over 1 million tons of coal in both years. "When officials came to inspect, Xingqing usually ceased mining for a day or two.

RTI Battles against Illegal Coal Mining in Meghalaya

2020-6-10 · RTI Battles against Illegal Coal Mining in Meghalaya. In July 2012, 15 laborers died trapped in a coal mine in the South Garo Hills. This captured the attention of the Guwahati High Court, which directed the National Green Tribunal to look into the matter. This resulted in the infamous "coal ban" of April 2014, though the Tribunal didn''t ...

Odisha illegal mining case: Centre spoke in two voices in ...

Supreme Court fines illegal miners in Odisha, directs fund to be u…

Illegal Coal mining in West Bengal and politics

2021-2-23 · This may have reduced the illegal mining of coal, but did not eliminate it fully. West Bengal has huge reserves of Coal. Due to the shortage and restrictions on Sale of Coal, the mafias found it a golden opportunity to make money. Hence, they started to …

Orissa, Jharkhand to crack down on illegal mining ...

The governments of Orissa and Jharkhand are set to launch a joint crackdown soon on the illegal mining operations allegedly carried out in the two states. An inter-state coordination committee consisting of the top officials of the two state governments would be constituted to oversee the implementation of the mining operations.

Illegal Coal Mining In Chhendipada, Angul Police Arrests 7 ...

2021-4-1 · Angul: The district police have arrested seven persons in connection with an illegal coal excavation racket that was operating in Chhendipada area. The accused were identified as Susanta Sahu, Subrat Sahu, Alekha Sahu, Santosh Kumar Sahu, Binoda Sahu, Ananda Sahu, and Susanta Naik. All of them belong to Bhalasahi village under Chhendipada police limits.

Steps Taken to Curb Illegal Mining and Theft in Various ...

Steps Taken to Curb Illegal Mining and Theft in Various Coal Mines. Suitable steps are being taken to curb Illegal mining of coal. Such steps include: (i) Rat holes created by illegal mining are being dozed off and filled up with stone and debris wherever possible. (ii) Concrete walls have been erected on the mouth of the abandoned mines to ...

coal illegal coal mining in orissa

coal illegal coal mining in orissa[randpic] Illegal Coal Mining In Chhendipada, Angul Police 2021-4-1 "The accused were illegally excavating coal by digging hazardous ditches in paddy fields of Bhalasahi village," the police said. At least 25 such illegal pits were

Illegal coal mining revenue going to Naxals

2010-9-29 · Money from illegal coal mining in tribal areas is helping fuel the violent insurgency of India''s Maoist rebels, commonly knows as Naxals, according to an official in India''s coal ministry.

Impact of mining in scheduled area of Orissa

2018-9-17 · 1 Orissa is rich in natural resources, endowed with an abundance of mineral, forest, marine & water resource. The state is India''s main supplier of valuable minerals such as chromites, nickel ore, coal, bauxite, iron ore and manganese. About 30% of its …

No illegal mining at Vedanta Niyamgiri mines: Orissa …

2009-12-10 · There is no illegal construction or mining activities in Niyamgiri bauxite mines area in Orissa, according to the Orissa steel and mines secretary. No mining or …

PIL in Orissa Illegal Mining ; the ''Forest Bench'' of SC ...

2014-5-17 · After passing orders in illegal mining operations in the State of Karnataka and Goa, the '' Forest Bench'' of the Supreme Court has suspended the mining operations in Orissa. The order has come in ...

Illegal mining: Orissa says no to CBI probe, vigilance ...

2014-8-10 · In the ATR, Orissa also said that the Supreme Court is seized of the matter in order to avert a CBI probe. The ATR justified the probe by its vigilance department which has so far filed 10 cases against 121 persons including serving and retired officials of mining and forest departments, mining leaseholders and their representatives at different vigilance courts.

NGT serves notice to Meghalaya government on illegal …

2020-9-3 · While seeking NGT''s intervention to stop illegal coal mining and action against those perpetuating the unlawful activities, Sharma reminded the green court on its order imposing a complete ban on "rat hole mining" in Meghalaya and thereafter on the basis of several recommendations of the committee constituted by it, the tribunal issued many directions to check "rat hole mining" and ...

Odisha illegal mining case: Centre spoke in two voices in ...

2017-8-2 · state news Odisha: Supreme Court says companies will face penalty for illegal mining The bench asked the Centre to frame a new policy on mining by the year …

A Simulation of the Illegal Coal Mining in Quang Ninh ...

2019-9-27 · Coal mining is usually implemented by governments or authorized mining corporations. Recently, the illegal coal mining in Quang Ninh province – the main coal mining area in Vietnam – has become a highlight in terms of the serious level, which forces local and central government revise their policy on coal mining.