Indian sand miners protest as mining ban implications hit home

By Siobhan Lismore-Scott
Published: Monday, 30 September 2013

Tamil Nadu mining ban affects downstream businesses and workers livelihoods

Mineral sand miners took to the streets this weekend to protest against a ban into beach sand mining in south Tamil Nadu, India.

The ban, imposed by the Tamil Nadu government and reported by IM last week, came into play after it was revealed that...

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