Minister for Mineral Resources Shri Pradeep Jaiswal has issued instructions to all the District Collectors to prevent illegal mining, its transport and storage with strictness.
He said that a special campaign should be conducted to stop these activities.
Shri Jaiswal further mentioned that cooperation of district level Task Force should be taken in this campaign.
Moreover, Shri Jaiswal has given directives that a special Pakhwada should be organized in each district by February 17 as per the intention of the Government.
Daily review of action taken during the campaign should be made in the pakhwada. Stringent action should be taken against people involved in illegal mining, transport and storage, he added.
The Principal Secretary Mineral Resources Shri Neeraj Mandloi gave instructions to all the district collectors to send daily detail about action taken during the campaign in a format.