Dept set to begin mining at 106 websites in Ropar
Ropar, January 11
The Mining Division is getting ready to begin operations at a lot of websites in coming days because the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Courtroom has allowed mining in three districts — Ropar, Pathankot and Fazilka. Persons are hopeful that sand costs will come down with the lifting of ban in Ropar district, which has 106 mining websites, together with de-silting websites and agriculture land.
Whereas mining by contractors in a lot of quarries was banned for all around the state after the monsoon season, the Excessive Courtroom on November 10 imposed ban on mining being carried out within the state within the title of de-silting.
Ropar Mining Division XEN Rupinder Singh Pabla stated, “Throughout district survey report a complete of 106 mining websites had been listed in district’s two mining subdivisions — Ropar and Anandpur Sahib. These additionally embrace de-silting websites in addition to falling in agriculture land.”