Madhya Pradesh cracksdown on illegal mining in Sidhi
The Sidhi district administration has imposed penalties of around Rs 500 crore for carrying out illegal mining against eight miners. The administration had carried out a detailed investigation including taking video recordings of the illegal activity before penalising the miners.
One of the mining companies had even built a 4.5 km road on a river to facilitate mining in Sidhi. The administration now plans to destroy the road.
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