CEC indicts Karnataka for illegal mining. The report claimed that the decade- old problem of illegal mining of iron ore and manganese would probably exhaust . The Supreme Court will examine the report by the Central Empowered Committee, which while indicating large-scale illegal mining of iron ore in Karnataka,has. The CEC report submitted to the Supreme Court has established that the Karnataka tourism Minister G Janardhana Reddy is indulging in illegal.

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Supreme Court allows reopening of 90 more mines in Karnataka subject to conditions

Related Topics National Karnataka habitat conservation. The apex court had moning February directed the CEC to conduct a probe over allegations of illegal mining in the state and submit a report within six weeks.

The interim report submitted by CEC in April revealed large-scale illegal mining and consequent damage to the forests, water bodies and to the ecosystems. The court has not said anything on this. Clear My notification inbox. Some of them in category A have leases falling in category B and category Iolegal.

October 10, Earlier on September 3 last year, the court had allowed 18 of the 45 category A mines to reopen. CEC report nails Yeddyurappa’s lies In its report, the Central Empowered Committee of the Supreme Court has said that the rot runs deep, adding, the law of the land does not operate in kllegal Bellary district.


Karnataka iron ore illegal mining Bellary Hospet.

Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments. SPS filed its petition in after the failure of the state government to curb indiscriminate and illegal karntaaka ore mining in the region. Monday 17 August Clear Notification X Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?

Satellite images show that the area was under a moderately dense forest cover until March Do You Like This Story? In fact, CEC was supposed to constitute the committee within three months but it has not done so. The report claimed that the minnig problem of illegal mining of iron ore and manganese would probably exhaust mineral reserves in the region within 20 years.

CEC indicts Karnataka for illegal mining

Jayakrishnan, Chairman of CEC, along with other members of the team inspecting a mining site in Hospet taluk. The Supreme Court-appointed Central Empowered Committee CEC on Friday said that large-scale illegal mining was on in Karnataka particularly in Bellary district in connivance with officials and public representatives. CEC had noted that there was not even a single mining company that did not violate the law. Karnattaka Supreme Court-appointed committee has recommended a severe crackdown on illegal mining in Karnataka, including cancellation of mining leases.

You can further help us by making a donation. Related Articles Supreme Court orders suspension of 19 mining leases in Bellary. Directorate of Mining and Geology asked for notification to be withheld Under the FC Act, saying mining lease can be executed illegaal after the Centre’s approval. Together we build journalism that is independent, credible and fearless. The categorisation by the CEC may be applied in those cases, too.


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CEC inspects mining areas in Ramghad forest range. The verdict has its positive aspects but it will not transform the culture of lawlessness prevailing in the mining sector, he says.

Now a new system is going to be implemented. Enterprises and Veeyam Minerals are some of the companies that CEC recommends should be acted upon for irregularities and illegal mining.

We are a voice to you; you have been a support to us. Though embargo on new leases has been lifted, the state government may not be able to issue many new leases because of the cap. In its report, the CEC notes “their efforts have been to cover up the illegal mining being done by OMC in the unallotted forest areas outside the approved mining leases”.

The petitioners had argued in court that the categorisation of mines into three groups on the basis of only forest encroachments was faulty. On his part, Yeddurappa has always claimed that he never gave a single mining lease or facilitated illegal mining.