Various hideouts are used by the culprits for storing illegally mined iron ore. Various rackets are involved in unlawful mining under the nose of the district administration.
The police administration has allegedly turned ablind eye to the iron ore smuggling rackets.
Illegal mining is done at midnight with the help of excavators and are shifted during the night by transporters’ dumper trucks to safe places.
Local villagers alleged that the illegal iron ore miners are hands in gloves with certain local administration officials.
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