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Illegal sand extraction: Boats, lorries seized

Manglore Today News Network

Mangaluru, Feb 13, 2020:  The officials from the Mines and Geology Department and revenue department raided the spot where sand was extracted illegally, on River Phalguni near Kariyangala near Polali in Bantwal taluk.

The officials have seized 11 boats, six lorries and an earth mover from the site. The labourers engaged in sand extraction fled the spot, said tahsildar Rashmi S R.

Courtesy:Deccan Herald