Geological Survey of India says no discovery of 3,000-tonne gold deposits in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra
The Geological Survey of India (GSI) on Saturday said there has been no discovery of gold deposits estimated to be around 3,000 tonnes in Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh, as claimed by a district mining official.
Gold mine found in UP: GSI says Sonbhadra district likely to hold five times more precious metal than India's total reserve
GSI has discovered gold deposits estimated to be around 3,000 tonnes and worth Rs 12 lakh crore in Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh, almost five times of India's current reserve of the yellow metal.
Sonbhadra massacre: Deaths of Ramchandra, Durgavati and others expose an inept system that favours oppressors
The Adarsh Cooperative Society Ltd, a society formed by Prabhat Kumar Mishra and his family in Ubbha, was illegally made the custodian of 463 bigha land in 1955, out of which 112 bighas belonged to the gram sabha.
Sonbhadra firing incident: Priyanka Gandhi leaves Chunar guest house in Mirzapur after meeting victims' kin, promises to return soon
She also made five demands to the ruling government – A compensation of 25 lakh for the kin of the deceased, fast track court for trial in Sonbhadra case, land titles for the tribals, security for the affected families and withdrawal of case against the villagers in the last few years over land dispute.
Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit Updates: I'm leaving for now, but will be back, Congress leader tells kin of deceased
Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: Addressing the Congress workers, Priyanka Gandhi said that her purpose was served in Sonbhadra after meeting the families of the victims. For now, Priyanka is leaving but she assured the workers to visit the district soon.