Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: Epic could be written on scams in state says, Formal CM Digvijay Singh

    Former Chief Minister Digvijaya Singh, during a press conference on Tuesday, alleged that an epic could be written on the scams during the BJP government in the state. Singh said Vyapam scam and scams of illegal sand mining, nutritious food, MPPSC and e-tendering took place during the BJP government.

  • Bhopal: Simiriya BJP MLA files complaint against BJP ‘local minister’

    Bhopal: The BJP MLA from Simiriya has filed the complaint against the ‘local minister’ of her same party to the IG Rewa.  In the complaint she has alleged that the minister is giving life threat to her family, because they are opposing illegal sand mining.

  • Bhopal: Naga babas remind government of forgotten promises, stage sit in

    Bhopal: The government has managed to pacify scores of naga babas and restrained them from laying siege to CM House on Sunday. The government has assured the sadhus to address their grievances within 15 days. Earlier, the babas staged a sit-in at Yadgar-e-Shahjahani Park over illegal sand mining in Narmada river belt.

  • Bhopal: Despite ban, illegal sand mining continues unabated near Dhamnod

    Dhamnod: Making mockery of State government’s order of banning unauthorised sand mining across the state, sand stealing continues unabated around Dhamnod area not only leading to heavy revenue loss to the government, but it has wiped out fish and aquatic life. Even concerned department officials are well aware about the illegal activities going on around and to cover-up for the big sharks’ officials take action against the small fish.

  • Bhopal: NGT orders inquiry against sarpanch, ZP chairman

    BHOPAL: Central Bench of National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered an inquiry against a village sarpanch and chairman of zilla panchayat (ZP) for illegal sand mining on Monday here.

  • Bhopal: Illegal transportation of sand

    CHANDERI: Illegal sand mining is continuing in the Chanderi tehsil. The vehicles are transporting sand illegally while they are having the permit for agricultural purpose. Government itself purchasing this sand and is encouraging this illegal business.

  • Bhopal: One tractor, four dumpers seized

    SHIVPURI: Police are taking the continuous action against sand mafia. Narwar police caught one tractor and four dumpers on Thursday while they were doing illegal sand mining. Police had seized the vehicles. According to the information SP Sunil Kumar Pandey got the information about the illegal mining, then he instructed Karera SDOP Julania for taking an action, after that the police team seized two empty dumpers MP 33 H 1291, MP 33

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    9 booked for illegal sand mining in UP

    Kanpur: Tightening the noose on illegal sand mining mafia, Kanpur district administration has filed FIR against nine persons for their alleged involvement in such activities. Cases have been registered against Raghvendra Singh, Prem Singh, Makkhan Tiwari, Deepu Pradhan, Pawan Yadav, Deepu Shukla, Shibbu Tiwari, Rajesh and Deewan at Bithoor police station, Kanpur District Magistrate Roshan Jacob said.

  • 2 held for illegal sand mining

    Deoria (UP): Two persons were arrested for their alleged involvement in illegal mining on the banks of Choti Gandak river here and three tractor trolleys laden with sand were seized, police said.

  • Maharashtra government to invoke MCOCA against sand mafia

    Mumbai: The stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA), commonly used against the gangsters and terrorists, would be invoked against those involved in illegal sand-mining, government said today.