The Nagaland Cabinet on Monday decided to ban illegal coal mining in the state and also impose a provisional mining ban on all firms/companies which have been issued with mining licens
Four miners were killed inside an illegal coal mine in Nagaland on Sunday The mine is in a remote village close to the border with Assam The incident comes over two months after at least 15 .
In Nagaland, coal fuels dreams of prosperity It attracts a multitude of tourists and visitors to the annual Hornbill Festival, the most important state festival, and the mountains come alive with its vibrant colours, textiles, dances and cuisin
GUWAHATI: In an incident not too different from the East Jaintia Hills rat-hole mine tragedy of December 13, 2018, four coal miners from Assam were found dead under “mysterious circumstances” inside an abandoned coal mine at Phichen village in Longleng district of Nagaland on Saturday evening
For example, Nagaland has its own coal policy which allows its natives to mine coal from their respective lands Similarly, coal mining in Meghalaya was rampant till imposition of ban on coal mining by National Green Tribunal The Nagaland Coal and Meghalaya Coal has large buyers in North India, Central India and Eastern India