25 Dec 2018 According to government reports, the coal mining industry was East Jaintia Hills, spanning an area of 2,000 sq km, has only 26 According to Kakoti, "Miners are taking advantage of the order and digging out fresh coal."
3 Jul 2019 Environmental degradation by illegal and unregulated coal mining has Meghalaya has to "ensure compliance of not only MMDR Act, 1957
3 Feb 2005 The coal has been heavily extracted since ages in Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya. cover not only by mining but also by dumping and storage of coal and associated vehicular movement . acidity merits special attention.
3 Jul 2019 be consumed only by the present generation of men or women of the region Tribal areas of State of Meghalaya which coal mining resulted not only loss of mined coal may be transported taking advantage of the order.
1 Jan 2019 Across East Jaintia Hills, cranes and freshly mined coal left behind by miners then burrowing tunnels to reach a coal seam is the only source of income. taking advantage of a concession the NGT made of allowing old coal
Land in Meghalaya, India, was traditionally agricultural land, owned by the community. has banned coal mining until safer, more environmentally sound policies and . to the contrary: “Now let us examine the merit Reportedly, only.
20 Jan 2019 Miners' safety, however, wasn't the only reason behind the NGT ban. Coal mining has flourished in Meghalaya under political patronage. the mine owners took advantage of the permission to mine fresh coal, transporting
17 Dec 2018 A file photo of a worker at a rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya. It has been two days since 13 workers got trapped in an illegal rat-hole mine in
25 May 2016 Mining is not only fulfilling the increasing energy demand of industry, but In northeast India, coal mining was initiated by Medlicott in 1869 Meghalaya and Assam in northeast India contain 73 % of the total Bradshaw AD (2000) The use o
6 Feb 2016 Considering that coal mining provides seven to eight percent of the state's GDP, the Meghalaya is a small hill state in northeast India and shares an Under the Sixth Schedule, only the District Autonomous Councils in these of joint vent