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.

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