Kashmir Farmers Suffer As Rivers Illegally Mined

Canals Run Dry, Apple Crops Threatened

10 Apr 2021 by Local Press Report

A government of India study carried out by the Central Power and Research Station, Pune, has warned against mining the Jhelum river or its tributaries.

However, in February last year, when the local government opened auctions for mining, sites were identified by the government as part of certain reserves, despite environmental concerns. Source: Al Jazeera


Source: Al Jazeera