157 Stone Crushers Sealed In UP’s Bundelkhand Region

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    157 Stone Crushers Sealed In UP's Bundelkhand Region

    The Uttar Pradesh Contamination Control Board has actually sealed 157 stone crushing systems in 4 districts of the Bundelkhand area and enforced a fine of Rs 13 crore on them, an authorities said on Wednesday. Of the 393 stone crushers, 157 were sealed in Banda, Chitrakoot, Mahoba and Hamirpur districts for violating different laws in the previous two months, said the board’s Regional Officer Ghanshyam Dutt. A fine of Rs 13 crore has been enforced on them while show-cause notifications have actually been served on 17 stone crusher owners, he stated.

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    • Last Updated: September 23, 2020, 6: 42 PM IST
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    Banda (UP) Sep 23: The Uttar Pradesh Contamination Control Board has sealed 157 stone crushing systems in four districts of the Bundelkhand area and imposed a fine of Rs 13 crore on them, an official stated on Wednesday. Of the 393 stone crushers, 157 were sealed in Banda, Chitrakoot, Mahoba and Hamirpur districts for violating different laws in the past 2 months, stated the board’s Regional Officer Ghanshyam Dutt. A fine of Rs 13 crore has actually been troubled them while show-cause notifications have been served on 17 stone crusher owners, he stated. Providing a district-wise break up, Dutt stated 81 systems were sealed in Mahoba, 58 in Chitrakoot, 13 in Banda and 5 in Hamirpur. Telling about the offenses, he stated as per guidelines, stone crushers need to be established 1 km away from a suburb and 500 metres from national highways.

    Besides, regular sprinkling of water and tree plantation are obligatory, which were not stuck to by crusher owners, he said.

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