Noamundi, Feb 7: Chaibasa District Mining officer Ashok Kumar Rajak cancelled the licence of four Iron Ore Crusher Plant for allegedly indulging in purchase of illegal iron ore from racketeers under Noamundi Block.
Chief Minister Raghubar Das soon after becoming Chief Minister directed the Mining Department to take action against the Culprits who are indulged in illegal Mining under Noamundi Block.
In the Context as many as 24 illegal iron ore culprits were booked by mining Department for offending Mining at Barajamda PS Area and Noamundi PS Area.
Some of the big fish including Ramchandra , Manoj Potel , Santosh Gupta (Debra) crusher plant licences were seized.
The Mine Secretary Arun Kumar who recently visited the region of illegal mining in revenue land and reserve forest under Noamundi Block asked the authorities to take stringent action against the Mafias.
The Forest Department has not imposed any forest Act against the culprits despite illegal Mining in reserve forest has raised an issue as to why the forest department has lenient attitude towards the illegal racketeers.