Dehradun: In compliance with the instructions given by District Officer Dr. R Rajesh Kumar to take strict action on illegal mining and illegal transportation in the district, today Deputy District Magistrate Vikasnagar Vinod Kumar seized 60 tonnes of illegal storage in Kotara Santore under Vikasnagar area. Placed in Nagar Panchayat Selakui.
In Nawabgarh, 85 tonnes and three dumpers were found illegally mining without documents, which were confiscated. Similarly, 2 tractor trolleys transporting illegal mining material were seized in Naya village which were handed over to the police. Police have been instructed to take legal action by identifying the illegal warehousing. During this Tehsildar Vikasnagar, District Mines Officer and Naib Tehsildar were present.
The District Officer said that continuous action would be taken by raiding those doing illegal mining and storage in the district and in future also, continuous action would be taken against illegal mining, storage and illegal transportation.