|One held for sand mining|
TEZPUR, July 11 - One Samar Ali was arrested on charges of illegal sand mining on Monday from 2 No. Dolabari village here.
Acting on a written complaint filed with Deputy Commissioner Narsing Pawar, a group of officials comprising Circle Officer, Pankaj Chamuah, Forest Range Officer Samim Akhtar and police officials from Borghat Out Post visited the area and found illegal sand mining activity being carried out in the area. They later arrested Samar Ali from the spot.
A sand pumping machine was also seized from the location. An FIR has also been lodged in this connection.