SC to hear NGO's plea in connection with Odisha mining case

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the Odisha mining case. An NGO, Common Cause had knocked the doors of the apex court seeking a direction from it to stop illegal mining in Odisha. Earlier in September 21 last year, the apex court issued notice to the Centre and Odisha Government demanding a detailed reply of the iron ore sharing contract between Sarda Mines and Jindal Steel and power Limited (JSPL) within two months. A division bench of the apex court, headed by Justice Dipak Misra and also comprising Justice C. Nagappan, sought the reply from both the Centre and Odisha Government. (ANI)