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‘Utter neglect has reduced Sarada River to a drain’

Steps to stop dumping of waste, illegal sand mining sought The Sarada River, the lifeline of farmers of the district, is unable to serve the irrigation needs of farmers owing to the neglect by the successive governments, opined the speakers at a meeting held at Anakapalle on Sunday. Encroachment The meeting was organised by the […]

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Kerala: NGT seeks report on sand mining

The bench took cognizance of a report in The Indian Express titled, “17-year-old’s video gets Kerala talking of impact of sand mining”. Taking suo motu cognizance of a report in The Indian Express, the National Green Tribunal on Wednesday sought a reply from the Kollam District Magistrate on the environmental impact of sand mining in […]