Crime

Illegal stone quarry in Dhenkanal; 3 trucks, JCB seized

Dhenkanal: The Dhenkanal district administration seized three trucks, a JCB and a stone-cutting machine engaged in illegal stone quarrying in Khankhira area under the Gaandia police limits this morning.

Acting on complaints, a team of district administration officials with help of police conducted raids on the illegal stone quarry all of a sudden early this morning. The people present at the site failed to show documents for running the quarry.

The officials seized the above vehicles from the site.

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