Dhangadhi: In a decisive action against illegal sand extraction, Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolitan City's law enforcement apprehended tractor No. 1037 last night at 11:00 PM. The vehicle was caught red-handed, engaged in unauthorized sand mining within Ward No. 17 Pathri of Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolitan City.
The city police of Sub-Metropolitan City executed the operation, successfully detaining the rogue tractor involved in this illicit activity. Subsequently, the seized tractor was transported to the premises of Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolitan City for further proceedings.
This action was taken in strict adherence to established regulations, which prohibit the extraction of non-river materials from local rivers during the period from Asar 1st to Bhadra 31st. The city's administration remains steadfast in its commitment to safeguarding the natural resources and environmental integrity of the region.