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  • The precarious journey of Goa’s mining-affected and

    2020-9-23 · The precarious journey of Goa’s mining-affected and dependent people. Mining in Goa has been one of the pillars of its economy with thousands of people involved directly or indirectly, including those operating trucks and barges used for transporting the ore. Over the years, unchecked transportation of ore has violated necessary environmental

  • Mining Had Always Affected Villagers in Goa. The Sudden

    2020-9-25 · Puti Gaonkar, President of Goa Mining People’s Front, a union for mining dependents established in 2018 soon after mining was shut down in Goa, said their association has about 30,000-35,000

  • MINING AND ITS IMPACT ON TRIBAL’S PEOPLES Goa

    2019-6-18 · MINING AND ITS IMPACT ON TRIBAL’S PEOPLES IN GOA VIJAY M. GAWAS (B. Com, LLM, NET, M.A) Asst. Professor-cum-Asst. Director, UGC Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Goa University, Taleigao Plateau, GOA 403206 INDIA After Post- Liberation of Goa, the state was focused more on economic development which

  • Mining in Goa: damage to the environment greater than

    2011-9-30 · Mining in Goa: damage to the environment greater than loss of revenue. Illegal mining in Goa is being projected as a bigger scam than Bellary. While revenue losses from illegal mining has been estimated at about Rs 3,000

  • Shoddy impact assessments, mining and ruin in Goa India

    2019-11-22 · Development and its impact on the environment has long been a contentious issue in India, where lack of adequate monitoring and control mechanisms have led to severe degradation of land, water and forest resources. Mining activities in Goa have not only poisoned its land and water, but also affected livelihoods by negatively impacting agriculture, fisheries

  • No Bar on Illegal Miners as Goa Set to Resume Mining

    2021-8-15 · The Goa government has decided to restart mining despite the ecological damage caused by unscientific mining practices and not recovering Rs 35,000 crore quantified by the Shah Commission as the total extraction of illegal plundering of the resources. A week before the Bill was passed, the Goa cabinet unanimously approved it in a meeting held

  • Goa’s iron ore mining stuck at a crossroad

    2020-12-22 · Goa’s iron ore mining stuck at a crossroad. Three years since iron ore mining was shut down due to a court order, various stakeholders of Goa’s mining industry are looking at all possible solutions to resume it. Ranging from the extension of mining leases, auctioning of mines, setting up a state-owned mineral corporation or a cooperative

  • Mining havoc: Impact of mining on water resources in Goa

    2011-6-25 · Image courtesy: Sebastian Rodriguez, Mand Goa. Dying rivers of Goa: Impact of mining on water resources. Goa is the smallest state of India with a population of 1,347,668 as per census 2001 and an area of 3,702 sq. km.

  • Herald: Digging deep, government unearths mining

    2021-3-26 · A few mine owners fall in the first category, the Goa Mineral Ore Exporters Association in the second, and the Goan People’s Mining Front that could have been expected to fall in the this, as it has in the past opposed such a move to restart the sector, has actually welcomed the move.

  • Reg. No. GR/RNP/GOA/32 RNI No. GOAENG/2002/6410

    2017-11-29 · Goa Mineral Policy, 2013 Preamble.— Mining in Goa is synonymous with iron ore mining. Exploration for iron ore started at the beginning of the 20th Century and commercial mining resumed in 1947 during the erstwhile Portuguese regime which marks the beginning of modern day mining and export of iron ore. The Goan economy is heavily dependent on

  • Goa Spent Bulk of Money for Mining-Affected People on

    2021-3-18 · Nayak’s plea is among nearly 200 such letters since 2018 that are with bodies controlling Goa’s DMF funds. These letters are from individuals, panchayat members, doctors, legislators, and non-profits representing mining-affected villages, requesting financial assistance for basic needs such as drinking water, water for irrigation, restoration of agricultural land,

  • Goa mining affected people to protest at Jantar Mantar

    2013-3-25 · People affected with suspension of mining activity in Goa have decided to take their fight to the national capital as they plan a 48-hour-long dharna at

  • Mining in Goa: damage to the environment greater than

    2011-9-30 · Mining in Goa: damage to the environment greater than loss of revenue. Illegal mining in Goa is being projected as a bigger scam than Bellary. While revenue losses from illegal mining has been estimated at about Rs 3,000

  • No Bar on Illegal Miners as Goa Set to Resume Mining

    2021-8-15 · The Goa government has decided to restart mining despite the ecological damage caused by unscientific mining practices and not recovering Rs 35,000 crore quantified by the Shah Commission as the total extraction of illegal plundering of the resources. A week before the Bill was passed, the Goa cabinet unanimously approved it in a meeting held

  • ‘Mine owners should pay for affected people’ Goa News

    2012-10-12 · Panaji: Goa Congress on Friday said mine owners should be made to pay to ease the sufferings of people affected due to mining halt in the state. Whatever money has been "looted" by the mine owners should be recovered from them and given back to the people affected with the current halt of the mining industry, Goa Congress unit working president

  • Mining havoc: Impact of mining on water resources in Goa

    2011-6-25 · Image courtesy: Sebastian Rodriguez, Mand Goa. Dying rivers of Goa: Impact of mining on water resources. Goa is the smallest state of India with a population of 1,347,668 as per census 2001 and an area of 3,702 sq. km. Distance between North to South is 105 km while East to West it is hardly 50 kms.

  • Villagers in south Goa's Costi reminisce about better days

    2019-5-1 · In 2018, nearly 25,000 people whose livelihoods were affected after the ban on mining came together to form Goa Mining People’s Front. Since then, the front has become a voice of the mine workers, truckers, mechanics, and small shop owners. Its president, Putti Gaonkar, said, “The government filed a petition in the SC only this year.

  • Herald: Digging deep, government unearths mining

    2021-3-26 · A few mine owners fall in the first category, the Goa Mineral Ore Exporters Association in the second, and the Goan People’s Mining Front that could have been expected to fall in the this, as it has in the past opposed such a move to restart the sector, has actually welcomed the move.

  • Reg. No. GR/RNP/GOA/32 RNI No. GOAENG/2002/6410

    2017-11-29 · Goa Mineral Policy, 2013 Preamble.— Mining in Goa is synonymous with iron ore mining. Exploration for iron ore started at the beginning of the 20th Century and commercial mining resumed in 1947 during the erstwhile Portuguese regime which marks the beginning of modern day mining and export of iron ore. The Goan economy is heavily dependent on

  • The Goa Foundation vs M/S Sesa Sterlite Ltd. And Ors. on

    As per the Grant of Mining Leases Policy, the State of Goa therefore had two realistic options before it: (i) To implement the judgment and order of this Court in Goa Foundation (as understood by the State of Goa) and S.L.P. (C) No. 32138 of 2015 etc. Page 35 of 101 grant fresh mining leases in the manner felt appropriate and in accordance with

  • Goa Spent Bulk of Money for Mining-Affected People on

    2021-3-18 · Nayak’s plea is among nearly 200 such letters since 2018 that are with bodies controlling Goa’s DMF funds. These letters are from individuals, panchayat members, doctors, legislators, and non-profits representing mining-affected villages, requesting financial assistance for basic needs such as drinking water, water for irrigation, restoration of agricultural land,

  • ‘Mine owners should pay for affected people’ Goa News

    2012-10-12 · Panaji: Goa Congress on Friday said mine owners should be made to pay to ease the sufferings of people affected due to mining halt in the state. Whatever money has been "looted" by the mine owners should be recovered from them and given back to the people affected with the current halt of the mining industry, Goa Congress unit working president

  • Mining havoc: Impact of mining on water resources in Goa

    2011-6-25 · Image courtesy: Sebastian Rodriguez, Mand Goa. Dying rivers of Goa: Impact of mining on water resources. Goa is the smallest state of India with a population of 1,347,668 as per census 2001 and an area of 3,702 sq. km. Distance between North to South is 105 km while East to West it is hardly 50 kms.

  • CONGRESS SEVA DAL SUPPORTED MINING AFFECTED

    2018-10-2 · CONGRESS SEVA DAL SUPPORTED MINING AFFECTED PEOPLE RDX Goa is a leading home-grown and independent news channel. Fully-automated, and on a continuous basis, RDX TV displays breaking headlines and videos from Goa. Our mission is to help provide people with genuine news they need to see.

  • Villagers in south Goa's Costi reminisce about better days

    2019-5-1 · In 2018, nearly 25,000 people whose livelihoods were affected after the ban on mining came together to form Goa Mining People’s Front. Since then, the front has become a voice of the mine workers, truckers, mechanics, and small shop owners. Its president, Putti Gaonkar, said, “The government filed a petition in the SC only this year.

  • Mining companies in Goa offering VRS to employees:

    2019-6-21 · Goa Mining People's Front (GMPF) a union of people dependent on mining industry in state had earlier said that the livelihood of over three lakh mining dependent people of

  • Over 36,000 mining truckers, cleaners at receiving end of

    The Goa Mineral Ore Exporters Association has estimated that the loss of direct and indirect employment will be in the range of 60,000 people. Sources in mining companies said that excluding the mining tippers, the industry mostly employs locals. An official in Vedanta said that the company directly and indirectly employs over 3,000 people in Goa.

  • Reg. No. GR/RNP/GOA/32 RNI No. GOAENG/2002/6410

    2017-11-29 · Goa Mineral Policy, 2013 Preamble.— Mining in Goa is synonymous with iron ore mining. Exploration for iron ore started at the beginning of the 20th Century and commercial mining resumed in 1947 during the erstwhile Portuguese regime which marks the beginning of modern day mining and export of iron ore. The Goan economy is heavily dependent on

  • About Goa: Tourism, Industries, Economy, Growth

    Goa currently has a total of 38 operational mining leases with a reported production of 9.84 million tonnes in 2018-19. Exports of iron ore from the state reached US$ 130.26 million in FY21 (as of November 2020). Mormugoa Port (Goa) handled

  • The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

    Mining Law, PNDC L 218 enacted in 1989 given the procedures of issuing a license to a small-scale firm. It contain in Section 81 to 99 in the 1992 Constitution of the Republic of Ghana. Small-scale gold mining licenses may be granted to Ghanaians 18 years of age and older, and are subject to the following conditions: 1.