Hindustan Times (Jalandhar)
Over 800 truck loads of sand seized in Dakshina Kannada
MANGALURU: More than 800 truck loads of sand, a dredging machine and several trucks were impounded in surprise raids conducted in coastal areas by the district officials during the last two days. Five sand extraction units located near Maravoor vented dam in Mangaluru taluk were detected and sealed. Cases were registered against six persons and 40 boats seized, an official release here said.