Demand triggers illegal gravel extractions

Assistant Minister for Health and Mediacal Services Alexander O'Connor. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU

THE illegal extraction of sand and gravel from all divisions in the country is mainly because of the increasing demand by the construction industry for roads and infrastructure. Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources Ashneel Sudhakar highlighted this in Parliament after being asked an oral question by Assistant Health Minister Alex O’Connor on the measures […]

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