Two arrested for illegal sand mining in Fazilka - ECAS Punjab

Two arrested for illegal sand mining in Fazilka

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Fazilka, August 29

The Fazilka police on Saturday claimed to have arrested two persons and booked two others for their involvement in illegal sand mining. The police confiscated three sand-laden tractor-trailers as well during the drive.

Acting on a tip-off, policemen intercepted a tractor-trailer near Sanjeev Cinema crossing and nabbed Muni Ram, a resident of Karni Khera village, for ferrying illgal sand.

In another case, the police personnel arrested Sajan Singh, a resident of Badal Ke Uttar village, and seized his tractor-trailer loaded with sand.

Kala Singh, a resident of Chananwali village, and an unidentified person, were booked under the Mining Act for excavating sand from a seepage drain near Kerian village. A tractor-trailer loaded with sand was recovered from them.

from The Tribune

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