Although revenue collection from mining areas has declined, economic measures adopted by Goa govt have negated impact to some extent, says eco survey.
The Supreme Court appointed
Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) team Thursday visited mining
areas in Sandur taluk of the district.
ICFRE to undertake a macro-level environment impact assessment with Wildlife Institute of India, Forest Survey of India.
The Central Empowered Committee on Wednesday inspected a mining company owned by Karnataka
Tourism Minister G Janardhana Reddy, which faces allegations
of illegal mining, along with five other firms.
Officials of mines and geology
and forests departments of Karnataka and Andhra today
launched a joint survey of mining areas along borders of both states under a Central directive in wake of allegations of illegal mining.
Concerned over alleged violation of rights of tribals in mining areas in states like Orissa and Chattisgarh, a Parliamentary panel on Tuesday sought protection of their livelihood.
Day in Pics: 28th November
Showbiz World - November 28, 2014