Sand Mining

Save Cauvery, Save Kodagu And Save Ourselves

By Col. (Retd.) C.P. Muthanna Kodagu landscape is dominated by forests, coffee estates, paddy fields, sacred groves, rivers and streams. It is inhabited by a number of local communities who are like animals in the forests and just as these animals they too will disappear if forests are destroyed. This is because these communities are…

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iIlegal sand mining in full swing at Coorg

Deccan Herald  is reporting that the the district administration has failed to check illegal sand mining on the banks of many rivers in Coorg. Though there is an government order to stop mining, the sand from the banks is being extracted illegally and being transported out the the district. The news report also states that one of…

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