8 arrested for illegal sand mining in Punjab

Police on Monday arrested eight persons for their alleged involvement in illegal sand mining in the district.

Last Updated: Aug 26, 2013, 17:24 PM IST

Moga: Police on Monday arrested eight persons for their alleged involvement in illegal sand mining in the district.

The accused were held with eight tractor-trailors laden with sand during a special drive, police said, adding that they were on an alert against illegal sand mining in the district near some villages like Kotisekhan and Dharamkot.
PTI