Contractors, officials engaged in illegal mining: Diggy

Bhopal: Congress General Secretary and former chief minister Digvijay Singh has alleged that contractors and officials are engaged in illegal mining of sand under the patronage of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party. Singh told reporters on Tuesday night that unauthorised mining of sand is going on from the Narmada River said to be the lifeline of the state and from other rivers. No action has been initiated as they are getting protection from higher authorities. …