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Punjab and Haryana High Court Bans Mining Activities At The Border Areas

The Punjab and Haryana High Court imposed a ban on all kinds of mining activities at the border areas on Monday.

Punjab and Haryana High Court (Image: PTI)
Punjab and Haryana High Court (Image: PTI)

New Delhi: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday, imposed a ban on all kinds of mining activities at the border areas. According to the court order, legal or illegal ventures to be stopped at the border.

The ban came after BSF had approached HC stating that large-scale mining was taking place at the border.

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According to the sources, there was labour with unverified addresses working. Drones being flown across the border with arms and drugs, etc. as an alert. Notably, Punjab portions 425 km long border with Pakistan.