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Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Barges parked idle en route Bicholim. With the ban on mining and transportation of iron ore in Goa, barges are out of work

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

 

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

A typical barge owner is under a Rs 5-6- crore debt from banks at present. After mining stopped in Goa, they allege they are unable to pay the loan instalments

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

The Dempo mine in Bicholim which now belongs to Sesa Goa. The blue tarpaulin covered area depicts the ore containing area while the green covering is jute covering over a stabilising overburden dump

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

The Lmgao Lake which has huge overburden dumps next to it. People allege that during monsoons run off from the dumps have polluted the lake

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

The gray platform on the right at Lmgao Lake was once used as a ganesha idol immersion point by the local population

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Mining silt seen near the bank of the Lmgao Lake which has now been rendered useless due to run-off pollution from mining

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Overburden dumps seen in the background with agriculture fields in the front are the culprits that destroy these fields during monsoons

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Overburden dumps covered with incomplete jute lining

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Codli mine of Sesa Goa with 7 million tonnes per annum capacity

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Beneficiation plant at Codli mine lying idle after the ban on mining was imposed in Goa

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Stagnant water in the mine pits at Codli which people allege is ground water while Sesa Goa says is arinwater

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Sesa Goa says they release mine water after settling and treatment to the nearby nallah on the request from nearby villages

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

A stock of 3 million iron ore lies at the Codli mine today with the imposition on mining, selling and transporting the ore in the state

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

The Cudnem mine of Fomento Resources with not a soul in sight after the mining ban

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

The Murmugao Port in Vasco whose 80% business came from exporting iron ore has run into a Rs 108 crore loss last year

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja

Environment
Goa after mining ban
May 15, 2013
Goa after mining ban

Iron ore stock lying the Murmugao Port

Photographs by Sugandh Juneja


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