Fri, Jul 31, 2015, 03:52 PM
Revenue officials apprehended illegal sand miners at Kandlapalli lake of Jagityal mandal in Karimnagar district and seized from them, 20 tractors and five ACBs. The government began de-silting of lakes through Mission Kakatiya. As a part of this, sand miners illegally transported silt removed from the lake bed. The officials caught them and seized their vehicles. They would be severely punished, they said.