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HC stays vigilance probe into sand mining in Pamba

HC stays vigilance probe into sand mining in Pamba

Sep 15, 2020 Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Tuesday stayed the vigilance investigation into sand mining in Pamba. The order issued by the Thiruvananthapuram vigilance court was stayed by the HC.

Punjab slips for sand mine again Down to Earth

Punjab slips for sand mine again Down to Earth

Jul 31, 2012 Published: Tuesday 31 July 2012. A HIGH court ban has done little to curb illegal sand mining in Punjab’s Ropar district. Worse, the district administration has now drafted a plan to take control of illegal mining sites and lease them out for legal mining, much to the dismay of residents. Situated on the banks of the Satluj, Ropar is the ...

Madras HC grants interim stay on mining of river sand in

Madras HC grants interim stay on mining of river sand in

Feb 25, 2019 The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has granted an interim stay for mining of river sand at Kadugusanthai village in Ramanathapuram district. In his public interest litigation (PIL), the petitioner, Karuppaiya, a resident of Kadugusanthai village in Ramanathapuram district stated that he owns one acre of agricultural land in the village.

Sand mining Latest News on Sand mining Read Breaking

Sand mining Latest News on Sand mining Read Breaking

Jan 05, 2019 Punjab: Justice JS Narang submits report on mining auctions. The commission of retired Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Justice J S Narang was mandated to probe all aspects of the allegations of impropriety against the Irrigation and Power Minister in the multi-crore sand mining …

High Court stays sand mining in Savitri river bed Indian

High Court stays sand mining in Savitri river bed Indian

Nov 09, 2011 A Division Bench of the Bombay High Court on Tuesday ordered an interim stay on mechanised sand mining activity in the Savitri river bed in the districts of Raigad and Ratnagiri on account of environmental concerns. Chief Justice Mohit Shah and Justice Roshan Dalvi were responding to a PIL filed by activist Abdul Nasir Jalal.

Punjab Sand Mining Overview 2019: Story of Political

Punjab Sand Mining Overview 2019: Story of Political

Jan 18, 2020 A mining officer claimed of 27 crushers feeding on illegal mining in the Majri block alone despite a stay on mining activities by High Court (HC). The …

Madras High Court refuses to stay order banning sand mining

Madras High Court refuses to stay order banning sand mining

Dec 06, 2017 Madurai: The Madras High Court today declined to stay its single judge’s order directing the Tamil Nadu government to stop all sand mining and quarrying activities in the state within six months

Sand and gravel prices rocket on river mining ban Indian

Sand and gravel prices rocket on river mining ban Indian

May 06, 2012 In Haryana sand and gravel mining from rivers has been banned. The state took this decision on its own, even though no stay or ban had been ordered by the Punjab and Haryana High Court in this regard.

Bombay high court says no to lift stay on sand mining

Bombay high court says no to lift stay on sand mining

Oct 21, 2010 The high court had in September imposed the stay as the government failed to frame a policy on sand mining as per the court's directive in May this year. Today, state advocate general Ravi Kadam requested the court to vacate the stay saying that the state cabinet has already finalised the policy but a government resolution (GR) is yet to be issued.

Punjab rushes to grant sand mining approvals

Punjab rushes to grant sand mining approvals

May 13, 2013 The Supreme Court had recently directed all states and Union Territories to inform the court about the status of formation of laws related to mining sand and gravel, keeping in mind rampant exploitation of river beds, and the Punjab government has been quick to act on these directions, although the new rules might overlook environmental concerns.

Sand prices surging vacate stay on auction of mines

Sand prices surging vacate stay on auction of mines

Jan 31, 2019 Chandigarh, January 30 Claiming that the escalating sand prices were virtually building up financial troubles for the common man, the Punjab government today moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court seeking vacation of stay on e-auction of mines. In its application placed before the Bench of Chief Justice Krishna Murari and Justice Arun Palli, the…

HC stays sand mining in state from April 1

HC stays sand mining in state from April 1

Mar 22, 2012 HYDERABAD: The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Wednesday granted stay on sand mining in the state with effect from April 1. The government was looking at revenue aspect only, and failed to act when the contractors were digging minerals beyond the notified area.

Punjab nod to sand mines' auction through progressive bidding

Punjab nod to sand mines' auction through progressive bidding

Jun 01, 2018 The Punjab cabinet on May 31 put its final stamp on the long-pending decision of granting sand mining contracts through progressive bidding rather than the ongoing practice of reverse bidding. The state government wants to curb illegal sand mining and earn additional revenue of around Rs 400 crore by adopting progressing bidding method.

Justice Narang submits report on sand mining auctions in

Justice Narang submits report on sand mining auctions in

Aug 10, 2017 Chandigarh, Aug 10: The Justice JS Narang Commission probing allegations of irregularities in sand mining auctions in Punjab has submitted …

Punjab govt failed to curb sand mafia: Congress MPs

Punjab govt failed to curb sand mafia: Congress MPs

Aug 16, 2020 After the Punjab and Haryana High Court ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to conduct a preliminary enquiry into the alleged existence and operation of illegal checkpoints near sand ...

Despite SC ban sand mining rampant activists blame

Despite SC ban sand mining rampant activists blame

“In order to meet the demand, the department gave permission for river sand mining in small plots across the river beds and for that we conducted auctions but the High Court imposed a stay on ...

Punjab Sand Mining 2018 Overview: SAD SAGA OF

Punjab Sand Mining 2018 Overview: SAD SAGA OF

Jan 25, 2019 HC puts state mining policy in abeyance Less than two months after the state govt came out with the Punjab State Sand and Gravel Mining Policy-2018, the HC on …

high court chandigarh case brick kiln hariana enviorment

high court chandigarh case brick kiln hariana enviorment

Apr 26, 2021 Ban on mining: Brick kiln owners warn of price hike – Times Of India May 31, 2012 CHANDIGARH: Making your dream …Supreme Court of India and Punjab and Haryana high court. Courts have made it compulsory to have environment clearance …

Why India Needs a Blood Sand Awakening OZY A

Why India Needs a Blood Sand Awakening OZY A

Feb 01, 2021 Two years later, she filed the country’s first public interest litigation regarding sand mining in the Bombay High Court. In 2010, the court passed a stay order on all sand mining …

‘Sand mining’ row: Day after SAD leader posted video

‘Sand mining’ row: Day after SAD leader posted video

Jun 29, 2021 This illegal sand mining is going on since after Congress government came into power and we have all proof of the same. If FIR will not be lodged against the culprits, I will approach High Court.

Sand mining: Farmer moves HC for relief : The Tribune India

Sand mining: Farmer moves HC for relief : The Tribune India

Feb 08, 2018 A farmer of Jandwala village, Faridkot, whose 0.8 hectare agricultural land was auctioned for sand mining in May 2017, has moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court, alleging he …

Drugs probe stuck in legal logjam before Punjab and

Drugs probe stuck in legal logjam before Punjab and

Sep 08, 2021 The case on drug trafficking before the High Court began with a letter addressed to the court by former director general of police (jail), Punjab, Shashi Kant in 2013. He claimed that drug smuggling worth over Rs 6,000 crore took place annually in Punjab, and the money went into funding elections in the state.

Head In The Sand

Head In The Sand

On 26 January 2018, the Indian Express reported that over thirty ministers in the state government had been found to be involved, either directly or indirectly, in sand mining. Kanwar Pal Singh, the speaker of the state legislature, is the most recent example of a high-profile politician coming under the scanner for patronising illegal mining.

Punjab gets Rs 1 026 crore bids for sand mines The

Punjab gets Rs 1 026 crore bids for sand mines The

May 21, 2017 A two-day e-auction of sand mines in Punjab culminated with total bids worth a whopping Rs 1,026 crore secured for 89 mines – the highest ever earnings for the state government from the sand ...

Illegal sand mining: Supreme Court issues notices to

Illegal sand mining: Supreme Court issues notices to

Jul 24, 2019 During the arguments, advocate Prashant Bhushan and Pranav Sachdeva, appearing for the petitioner, told the court that sand mining was going on …

Cement Prices Drop In March As Firms Eye Higher Volumes

Cement Prices Drop In March As Firms Eye Higher Volumes

Mar 20, 2018 Cement prices fell in March after three straight months of increase despite a busy construction season and a stay on a sand mining ban in Tamil Nadu as companies focussed on higher volumes. All-India cement prices saw a decline of Rs 9 per bag this month to Rs 322 wiping out most of the increase seen in the last three months, according to a ...