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Meghalaya: NGT panel recommends payment of more

Meghalaya: NGT panel recommends payment of more

Nov 16, 2019 · The National Green Tribunal (NGT) appointed panel has decided to recommend the environment watch dog payment of additional compensation to the next of kin of coal miners killed in Meghalaya. 16 miners were lost their lives inside illegal rathole coal mine at Khloo Ryngksan area on December 13, 2018, and two others at Mooknor area in East

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2 people killed in Meghalaya as another coal mine

2 people killed in Meghalaya as another coal mine

Jan 07, 2019 · Two coal miners were killed after another illegal coal mine collapsed in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills even as the fate of 15 miners, trapped inside a flooded coal pit, remained uncertain, an official said on Sunday.

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NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya govt for

NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya govt for

NGT imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Meghalaya govt for failing to curb illegal mining At least 15 miners are trapped in the 370 footdeep illegal coal mine in Lumthari village of East Jaintia Hills

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Coal mining ban: GoM to review NGT decision The Times of

Coal mining ban: GoM to review NGT decision The Times of

GUWAHATI: The Meghalaya government will soon set up a group of ministers to examine the fouryearold ban by National Green Tribunal (NGT) on rathole coal mining, which was the source of

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Supreme Court bans transportation of coal in Meghalaya

Supreme Court bans transportation of coal in Meghalaya

Jan 15, 2019 · The apex court ban comes a day after India Today''s special investigative team exposed the dark side of rathole mining in Meghalaya. Referring to the India Today report, the court said illegal mining of coal is still on despite the ban by the National Green Tribunal (NGT).

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Meghalaya: NGT panel recommends payment of more

Meghalaya: NGT panel recommends payment of more

Nov 16, 2019 · The National Green Tribunal (NGT) appointed panel has decided to recommend the environment watch dog payment of additional compensation to the next of kin of coal miners killed in Meghalaya. 16 miners were lost their lives inside illegal rathole coal mine at Khloo Ryngksan area on December 13, 2018, and two others at Mooknor area in East

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Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal mining

Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal mining

Dec 17, 2018 · Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal mining Meghalaya govt sought a way around NGT ban on coal mining At the time the NGT ban came into force, it is estimated that nearly six million tonnes of coal were being extracted annually from Meghalaya''s illegal mines.

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SC sets aside NGT ban on coal mining in Meghalaya: Conrad

SC sets aside NGT ban on coal mining in Meghalaya: Conrad

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K. Sangma has claimed that the Supreme Court during its judgment on Wednesday set aside the NGT ban on coal mining in the state.. However, the official judgment of the Supreme Court is yet to be made available, informed Chief Minister''s Office (CMO), Meghalaya.

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Illegal coal mining inseparable part of Meghalaya politics

Illegal coal mining inseparable part of Meghalaya politics

Dec 31, 2018 · Illegal coal mining inseparable part of Meghalaya politics Political analysts said that the Congress suffered the ire of mine owners and workers following the NGT ban, although the government run by the party had appealed to the tribunal to withdraw its order.

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NGT ban on rathole mining in Meghalaya to continue

NGT ban on rathole mining in Meghalaya to continue

The NGT had put an interim ban on rathole coal mining after the Assambased All Dimasa Student''s Union and Dima Hasao district committee filed a petition, stating the acidic discharge from unscientific coal mines of Meghalaya was polluting the Kopili river downstream. Unscientific mining Meghalaya has a total coal reserve of 640 million

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Meghalaya Illegal Mining: At Least 13 Trapped Labourers

Meghalaya Illegal Mining: At Least 13 Trapped Labourers

Dec 16, 2018 · Time and again many tragedies have taken place. In one such recent incident, 13 miners are feared dead after an illegal coal mine which they were digging collapsed on them. The incident happened in Meghalaya''s coalrich East Jaintia Hills area mining in this area was banned by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) four years ago.

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NGT maintains ban on coal mining in Meghalaya Business

NGT maintains ban on coal mining in Meghalaya Business

Read more about NGT maintains ban on coal mining in Meghalaya on Business Standard. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Friday maintained its ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, contending that right to life was far more significant than economic interest and the latter cannot be allowed to gain preference.

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Supreme Court Hauls Up Meghalaya Government For Failing To

Supreme Court Hauls Up Meghalaya Government For Failing To

Jan 15, 2019 · New Delhi: In a big blow to the mining lobby in Meghalaya, the Supreme Court today refused to give more time to mine owners to transport the coal already extracted.

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Meghalaya India Environment Portal News, reports

Meghalaya India Environment Portal News, reports

Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding preventive and remedial action to stop unscientific rat hole mining, Meghalaya, 17/01/2020 <p>Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Threat to life arising out of coal mining in South Garo Hills district Vs State of Meghalaya &amp Others dated 17/01/2020 regarding unscientific

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National Green Tribunal Suggests Coal Mining Vigil System

National Green Tribunal Suggests Coal Mining Vigil System

Nov 29, 2019 · National Green Tribunal constituted panel has suggested that the Meghalaya government put in place a coal mine surveillance system and develop a

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SC verdict on coal mining people''s victory: Meghalaya CM

SC verdict on coal mining people''s victory: Meghalaya CM

Aug 15, 2019 · India News: Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma on Thursday hailed as "people''s victory" the Supreme Court directive to lift the NGT ban on coal mining and s

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National Green Tribunal Suggests Coal Mining Vigil System

National Green Tribunal Suggests Coal Mining Vigil System

Nov 29, 2019 · National Green Tribunal constituted panel has suggested that the Meghalaya government put in place a coal mine surveillance system and develop a

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NGT asks Meghalaya police to stop illegal mining Deccan

NGT asks Meghalaya police to stop illegal mining Deccan

A month after 15 miners were trapped in a coal mine, search operations for which is still underway, a threemember committee of the NGT has asked the Meghalaya Police to investigate into nearly

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Meghalaya: NGT panel recommends payment of more

Meghalaya: NGT panel recommends payment of more

Nov 16, 2019 · The National Green Tribunal (NGT) appointed panel has decided to recommend the environment watch dog payment of additional compensation to the next of kin of coal miners killed in Meghalaya. 16 miners were lost their lives inside illegal rathole coal mine at Khloo Ryngksan area on December 13, 2018, and two others at Mooknor area in East

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Despite NGT ban, rampant rat hole mining continues in EJH

Despite NGT ban, rampant rat hole mining continues in EJH

Despite the National Green Tribunal (NGT) ban on coal mining in the state, fresh rat hole mining in East Jaintia Hills district is still being reported and in a latest report, the Civil Society Women'' Organisation (CSWO) has informed that rampant illegal mining is being carried out in these areas.

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Meghalaya India Environment Portal News, reports

Meghalaya India Environment Portal News, reports

Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding preventive and remedial action to stop unscientific rat hole mining, Meghalaya, 17/01/2020 <p>Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Threat to life arising out of coal mining in South Garo Hills district Vs State of Meghalaya &amp Others dated 17/01/2020 regarding unscientific

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Amid Ongoing Rescue Work, NGT Fines Meghalaya Govt Rs 100

Amid Ongoing Rescue Work, NGT Fines Meghalaya Govt Rs 100

Meghalaya''s advoe general Amit Kumar said he had been conveyed about the order of the NGT imposing Rs 100 crore on the state. He said the detailed order would be made available in a couple of days. The National Green Tribunal had ordered an interim ban on ''rathole'' coal mining in Meghalaya from April 17, 2014. PTI

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Why''s everyone keen on mining issue in Meghalaya, asks NCP

Why''s everyone keen on mining issue in Meghalaya, asks NCP

Feb 11, 2020 · Shillong: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) state president Saleng Sangma on Tuesday raised questions over the reactions being shown by ministers and locals over illegal coal transportation and mining in Meghalaya.Showing surprise, Sangma even said that the National Green Tribunal (NGT) may have a vested interest in mining. Sangma''s reaction came amid the ongoing uproar over

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Meghalaya coal mine Latest News on Meghalaya coal mine

Meghalaya coal mine Latest News on Meghalaya coal mine

Four miners die of suffoion in Megahalaya coal mine. Four miners have died of suffoion inside hazardous rathole coal pits in a remote mining area near the IndoBangladesh border in Meghalaya''s South West Khasi Hills district and another was crushed in a quarry, officials said on Saturday. Oct 12, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

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After two weeks, 15 miners still trapped in Meghalaya

After two weeks, 15 miners still trapped in Meghalaya

Dec 25, 2018 · There seems to be no hope at the end of the tunnel for the 15 labourers trapped in a coal mine a fortnight ago, as search operations have been suspended by the Meghalaya government for want of highpowered pumps to flush out water from the pit. Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state, putting

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Meghalaya suspends rathole coal mining downtoearth.org.in

Meghalaya suspends rathole coal mining downtoearth.org.in

How effectively and promptly the state and the mining community can act on their intentions now remains the question. Both are expected to make submissions before the tribunal on today. Order: Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding rathole coal mining in Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya, 17/04/2014

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Meghalaya mining ban boon for firms: Report by National

Meghalaya mining ban boon for firms: Report by National

A committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has reported that the ban on illegal rathole mining came as a boon for cement and thermal power plants in Meghalaya as they were virtually exempted from paying royalty, taxes, and other levies payable on more than twothird of coal

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2018 Meghalaya mining accident Wikipedia

2018 Meghalaya mining accident Wikipedia

The Meghalaya mining accident happened on 13 December 2018, when 15 miners were trapped in a mine in Ksan, in the Indian state of Meghalaya.While five miners managed to escape, rescue efforts for the remaining 15 continued till 2 March 2019. The miners were trapped inside the coal mine at a depth of around 370 feet (112 meters) in Jaintia Hills district.

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Month After Mishap, NGT Asks Meghalaya Police to Crack

Month After Mishap, NGT Asks Meghalaya Police to Crack

Jan 13, 2019 · Month After Mishap, NGT Asks Meghalaya Police to Crack Whip on Illegal Mining The green tribunal had imposed a blanket ban on coal mining and transportation in Meghalaya in 2014, citing unscientific methods and absence of safety measures.

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Coal mining poll plank in Meghalaya Deccan Herald

Coal mining poll plank in Meghalaya Deccan Herald

The National Green Tribunal''s (NGT) ban on coal mining in Meghalaya in 2014 has become a campaign topic for political parties vying for the two Lok Sabha seats in the state.

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NGT banned only illegal coal mining in Meghalaya, says CM

NGT banned only illegal coal mining in Meghalaya, says CM

Read more about NGT banned only illegal coal mining in Meghalaya, says CM Mukul Sangma on Business Standard. The green court had ordered an interim ban on "rathole" coal mining in the state since April 17, 2014

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Month after mishap, NGT asks Meghalaya police to crack

Month after mishap, NGT asks Meghalaya police to crack

Jan 13, 2019 · Shillong, Jan 13 (PTI) A month after 15 miners were trapped in a coal mine, search operations for which is still underway, a threemember committee of the National Green Tribunal (NGT

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After two weeks, 15 miners still trapped in Meghalaya

After two weeks, 15 miners still trapped in Meghalaya

Dec 25, 2018 · There seems to be no hope at the end of the tunnel for the 15 labourers trapped in a coal mine a fortnight ago, as search operations have been suspended by the Meghalaya government for want of highpowered pumps to flush out water from the pit. Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state, putting

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Meghalaya Illegal Mining: At Least 13 Trapped Labourers

Meghalaya Illegal Mining: At Least 13 Trapped Labourers

Dec 16, 2018 · Time and again many tragedies have taken place. In one such recent incident, 13 miners are feared dead after an illegal coal mine which they were digging collapsed on them. The incident happened in Meghalaya''s coalrich East Jaintia Hills area mining in this area was banned by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) four years ago.

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How important is illegal coal mining in Meghalaya? The

How important is illegal coal mining in Meghalaya? The

Exactly how central coal mining is in Meghalaya is clear after a look at the election affidavits of seven legislators. In April 2014, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) banned coal mining across the state as the water in several of Meghalaya''s rivers have turned acidic because of unregulated mining.

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NGT is overtly focused on coal mining only: Saleng – The

NGT is overtly focused on coal mining only: Saleng – The

Feb 11, 2020 · NGT is overtly focused on coal mining only: Saleng File photo. MEGHALAYA News Alert. NGT is overtly focused on coal mining only: Saleng. By By Our Reporter Last updated Feb 11, that the NGT should concentrate more on deforestation and other related sectors in the state rather than focusing only coal mining.

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Neither law nor accident stops coal mining in Meghalaya

Neither law nor accident stops coal mining in Meghalaya

The accident happened despite the fact that the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had banned mining in Meghalaya — particularly ''rathole'' mining which is a primitive and hazardous method of mining for coal, with tunnels that are only 34 feet in diameter. The NGT and antimining activists have pointed out that illegal mining of coal continues.

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