Shah Commission arrives to probe illegal mining
The members would conduct a public hearing in Keonjhar district and would visit some iron ore and manganese mines on Friday and Saturday. The team would also visit Koida mines in neighbouring Sundergarh district, the official said.
The team members will have a discussion with senior government officials like the chief secretary and secretaries of different departments here after returning from Keonjhar and Sundergarh, the official said. "We have complied with all the queries made by the commission," Chief Secretary B K Patnaik told reporters here.