"Nothing but an organised crime against society": Madras HC takes serious view of illegal mining, dismisses batch of 36 bail pleas

"Amidst the national lockdown declared, there seems to be no lockdown for sand offenders ... the illicit sand mining industry had worked overtime", the Court observed while passing the common order.
"Nothing but an organised crime against society": Madras HC takes serious view of illegal mining, dismisses batch of 36 bail pleas
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Taking a serious view of the rampant rise in illegal mining and sand quarrying activities, the Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed a batch of 36 anticipatory bail pleas in cases involving such offences (Bala @ Balasubramani and ors v. State).

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