West Kameng bans mining

BOMDILA, Feb 16: West Kameng District Magistrate cum Deputy Commissioner Sonal Swaroop has issued an order prohibiting all kinds of mining activities within the jurisdiction of Bhalukpong Sub-division.
The order has been issued to check the reported indiscriminate collection of boulders, sand and minerals from the forests, road sides and river beds in the sub-division.
The prohibitory order further gives any aggrieved party/ parties a period of 15 days to explain as to why the order should not be made absolute. (DIPRO)



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