State failed in helping mining-hit people, says CSE

The District Mineral Foundations (DMF) of the state have failed to benefit mining-affected people due to institutional and administrative gaps, the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) pointed out in its report ‘People First: District Mineral Foundation (DMF) Status Report, 2018’.

The report covers 12 states and closely studies the DMF administration and investments in five states including Odisha. Read more

Courtesy: Orissa Post