Punjab

Villager arrested for illegal sand mining

Dilbag Singh | July 16, 2020 02:56 PM

 

NAKODAR   The Mehat Pur police have arrested Tarsem Singh a resident of Bangiwal village for illegal sand mining.

The investigating officer(IO) Sarabjit  Singh said that he  was on petrol duty  in area on July15 when he intercepted a tractor trolley loaded with illegal sand and the accused could not produced any documents in this regard.

IO said that a case under Section 21 of the Punjab Mining Act and 379(theft) of the IPC   has been registered against the accused that was released on bail and impounded his tractor trolley loaded with illegal sand. 

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