Hyderabad: The attack from the Telugu Desam and BJP and the sand mining. The mode of sale was totally changed and made online. These processes done through e-seva or Mee Seva as per T. Harish Rao, minister for irrigation, the government has also stipulated timings to transport through the trucks or other vehicles. And punished the minister made it clear.
Primarily to avoid accidents as many vehicles carrying sand met with accidents in night. 2 lakh cubic metres of sand it seized over the past months from various places.
The government has announced a new sand mining policy on Dec 12 in which it was stated that TSMDC would pick up contractors through competitive bidding. The TD and BJP alleged that some ministers and TRS MLAs were involved in illegal sand mining and that mafia was ruling the roost