Sand miners state that they are prepared to take up legal action against the disapproval of sand transportation without a license.
A representative stated that a discussion was held among members of the C division of the Mahaweli sand miners.
According to them, the government’s move to relax sand transportation regulations will result in several environmental damages.
Our news team queried the Director of the Geological and Mines Bureau N.G. Wijayananda.
The Director of the Geological and Mines Bureau noted that such predictions could not be made within a short period of time since the annulment of the license.