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Despite crackdown, illegal sand mining continues unabated in Himachal Pradesh

The situation in the border areas of Kangra district and Sirmaur district is graver as jurisdiction conflicts are common due to un-demarcated boundaries. There have been instances of the mining mafia attacking government officers on inspection to check illegal activities

Illegal mining is so rampant that it causes extensive damage to public and private property. In 2022, the British-era Chakki railway bridge collapsed due to rampant mining upstream by the mafia. The highway bridge was also damaged in the floods. (HT File)
Updated on May 07, 2023 02:51 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

Jalandhar Lok Sabha bypoll: Add environmental issues to agenda, Seechewal tells Congress candidate

Congress candidate Karamjit Kaur Chaudhary met environmentalist and AAP MP Balbir Singh Seechewal to discuss environmental issues for the Jalandhar Lok Sabha bypoll. Seechewal had previously met AAP candidate Sushil Kumar Rinku and plans to raise environmental problems in the Rajya Sabha.

Rajya Sabha member of Parliament Balbir Singh Seechewal hands over a list of environmental issues to Congress candidate Karamjit Kaur Chaudhary. (HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 19, 2023 01:14 AM IST
By, Jalandhar

Flooding in Phillaur villages: Locals blame Illegal mining; two breaches plugged in

Due to heavy rain and release of water from Bhakra, the Sutlej breached its banks at four places in Phillaur sub-division, submerging crops on 11,000 acres across 31 villages on Monday.

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Updated on Aug 24, 2019 11:30 PM IST
Hindutan Times, Phillaur | By, Phillaur
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