Jamshedpur : District Mining Inspector Rahul Kumar conducted a surprise raid against illegal mining in Samarjabra village of Kamalpur police station area with the help of police of Kamalpur police station. Meanwhile, it was found that six persons involved in mining were loading onto a tractor.
On seeing the raiding team, all the people started running away but the police caught two people. Among those caught are Mohan Mahato, tractor driver co-owner Dilip Kumar Mahato (resident of Bengal). While the other four people managed to escape. Rahul Kumar said that stone was being mined for the last several months without obtaining a valid mining lease or license and during this period the site has taken the form of a mine due to large amounts of mining.