August 12, 2008
Govt Will Act Tough, Says CM
MANGALORE: Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Saturday indicated toughening his stance against rampant mining in the state.
Speaking at a party workers meeting here, Yeddyurappa said that the state was contemplating to give mining licences only to those who would start steel industry.
Regarding Congress' statement to put an end to mining, he shot back saying that it was the Congress , which gave the licences, and now they are asking us to stop mining.
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