Akhilesh issues strong directives against illegal mining in UP

Lucknow: Taking a strong view of reports of illegal mining in some parts of Uttar Pradesh, chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday issued stern directives for putting an immediate stop to it.

According to an official release here, the chief minister has directed that stern action be initiated against the mining mafia.

 Akhilesh issues strong directives against illegal mining in UP

Akhilesh Yadav. AP

The chief minister has directed that no one involved in illegal mining be spared and warned that it would not be tolerated, the release added.

PTI

Updated Date: Nov 21, 2012 15:33:51 IST