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  • Illegal mica mining continues unabated in Jharkhand ...

    Illegal mica mining continues unabated in Jharkhand ...

    Oct 06, 2020 Mica: killer and provider For the 5,000-odd poverty-stricken families of Jharkhand’s Giridih and Koderma districts, dhibra – the local term for low-quality flakes of mica – is both the provider and the killer, Rishikesh Mishra, secretary of Indian National Mines Workers Federation (INMWF), told Mongabay-India. “Mica mining is banned from decades but several hundred villagers still risk ...

  • Mica Scavenging In Jharkhand Destroys Lives And Environment

    Mica Scavenging In Jharkhand Destroys Lives And Environment

    Oct 22, 2019 Koderma boasts of a forest area of 820 square kilometres and officials claim that action is being taken to curb illegal activities. “A district mining task force has been formed to stop illegal mica mining,” says Suraj Kumar Singh, Divisional Forest Officer, Koderma. “We conduct routine raids and nab those involved in nefarious activities.

  • Is the ground reality too harsh to eradicate illegal mica ...

    Is the ground reality too harsh to eradicate illegal mica ...

    Jul 14, 2021 The environment, children, and locals are exploited due to illegal mica mining, their families aren’t getting adequate wages, but still the miscreants have no fear of the law. Recently, In Koderma, few mica mines were raided by the authorities but some are still in operation.

  • Child ProtectionProgramme in MICA mining areas of ...

    Child ProtectionProgramme in MICA mining areas of ...

    Apr 20, 2021 Child ProtectionProgramme in MICA mining areas of Jharkhand. The Project area is part of the 3 bordering districts, namely Koderma & Giridih of Jharkhand state and Nawada district of Bihar state. The areas are marked by its difficult terrain surrounded with dense forests, poor connectivity and isolation from all sorts of basic amenities. ...

  • Child Labour Free Mica | Kailash Satyarthi Children's ...

    Child Labour Free Mica | Kailash Satyarthi Children's ...

    The workshop discussed several critical aspects of mica mining in Koderma district including illegal mining, raids, action on mica mafia and operation of District Mica Task Force (DMTF). Mithilesh Kumar Thakur said, “Jharkhand government plans to revive the MICA mining industry in Koderma. The Geological Survey Department has opened an office ...

  • Revive mica mining in Koderma, Giridih districts: Babulal ...

    Revive mica mining in Koderma, Giridih districts: Babulal ...

    May 29, 2020 RANCHI: Dhanwar MLA Babulal Marandi on Thursday urged chief minister Hemant Soren to consider reopening the mica mining sector in Koderma and Giridih districts to ensure employment to the ...

  • Children die at 'ghost' mica mines in Koderma

    Children die at 'ghost' mica mines in Koderma

    Dec 21, 2017 GIRIDIH, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Since 12-year-old Laxmi Kumari was buried alive in a mica mine eight months ago, her family’s grief has turned to despair on realizing promises by global companies to end child labor in the mines in eastern India have so far led to nothing.. Just over a year ago, a Thomson Reuters Foundation investigation found children in India were dying …

  • mica mines in jharkhand

    mica mines in jharkhand

    10/01/2018 A Report on Child Labour in Mica Mines of Koderma Giridih District of Jharkhand. January 10th, 2018 Publications. The state of Jharkhand is extremely rich in mineral deposits and mica is one such mineral which is high on demand across the world. Two districts namely Giridih and Koderma (also known as the mica capital of India) have ...

  • mica mines in jharkhand

    mica mines in jharkhand

    10/01/2018 A Report on Child Labour in Mica Mines of Koderma Giridih District of Jharkhand. January 10th, 2018 Publications. The state of Jharkhand is extremely rich in mineral deposits and mica is one such mineral which is high on demand across the world. Two districts namely Giridih and Koderma (also known as the mica capital of India) have ...

  • Child labour, mine deaths — Rihanna's Fenty Beauty brings ...

    Child labour, mine deaths — Rihanna's Fenty Beauty brings ...

    Feb 20, 2021 Koderma, Giridih (Jharkhand): Earlier this month, when the National Commission For Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) began probing a complaint against cosmetics brand ‘Fenty Beauty’, owned by pop star Rihanna, for allegedly using mica from mines in Jharkhand that use child labour, it shone the spotlight on a dark, illegal but thriving business in two remote districts of eastern India.

  • NorthWestMinerals – NorthWestMinerals

    NorthWestMinerals – NorthWestMinerals

    -India has 90% of world’s Raw MICA mines.-Giridih and Koderma districts of Jharkhand are rich in mica mineral. Unique Advantages of Our MICA-Finest Ground MICA-Air Technology used and equipment is Jet Milling machine.-No iron or other impurities added during the process.

  • Mica scavenging in Jharkhand destroys lives and environment

    Mica scavenging in Jharkhand destroys lives and environment

    Oct 22, 2019 “The abandoned mines were illegally taken up by local contractors, who began to dig pits to find mica and employed children and women not only because of cheap labour but their supple hands were perfect for the job,” says Indrajeet Samanta, an environmentalist whose family once owned a mica mine in Koderma.

  • Global Spotlight on Illegal Mica Mines Drives Jharkhand ...

    Global Spotlight on Illegal Mica Mines Drives Jharkhand ...

    As the sun set one evening in Koderma, the roads connecting mines to villages were dotted with people – including children – walking home, their hands glittering in the dusk from mica dust.

  • A REPORT ON SMALL

    A REPORT ON SMALL

    Indian mica mineral industry and to ascertain the ways how this can be achieved with the provision of better and more training arrangements leading to capacity building, skill enhancement and improved safety in mines. 3.0 Investigations on Koderma region mica mines

  • Death trap in a mine

    Death trap in a mine

    May 31, 2019 Jharkhand’s Koderma and Giridih districts are home to a number of abandoned mica mines. There were nearly 700 mines at one time when mica mining was …

  • India’s Miners of Glittery Mica Deadlocked in Debt Traps ...

    India’s Miners of Glittery Mica Deadlocked in Debt Traps ...

    Sep 13, 2019 Barki Hazda earns 50-200 Indian rupees ($0.75-3) from a day in the mica mines together with her eight children. Her husband left to find work in Koderma, a …

  • Mica Blocks in Koderma, Jharkhand | Get Latest Price from ...

    Mica Blocks in Koderma, Jharkhand | Get Latest Price from ...

    Block mica, also known as mica block, consists of sorted blocks of mica with an area of 1 sq. in. to 14 sq. in. or higher. The minimum thickness of block mica is 7 mils. Block mica is an important form of mica for industrial applications, including electrical applications. Block mica …

  • Sharda Mica Mining Co.

    Sharda Mica Mining Co.

    for sharda mica mine, village- chatkari, tehsil- rajouli, district- nawada, state- bihar project proponent m/s sharda mica mining co. koderma, jharkhand. page 2 project consultant greencindia consulting private limited, ncr, ghaziabad s. no. item details 12 24 37’ 19.7” n 85 38’ 00.4” e

  • A REPORT ON SMALL

    A REPORT ON SMALL

    Indian mica mineral industry and to ascertain the ways how this can be achieved with the provision of better and more training arrangements leading to capacity building, skill enhancement and improved safety in mines. 3.0 Investigations on Koderma region mica mines

  • Illegal mining probe

    Illegal mining probe

    Mar 28, 2012 Patna, March 27: Chief minister Nitish Kumar today ordered a probe into illegal mica mining in Nawada district near the Jharkhand border after BJP MLA Pradeep Kumar raised the issue in the Assembly. He alleged that illegally mined mica was being taken to Koderma in Jharkhand for processing. Mining minister Satyadev Narayan Arya said two mica mines in Nawada have been …

  • Is the ground reality too harsh to eradicate illegal mica ...

    Is the ground reality too harsh to eradicate illegal mica ...

    Jul 14, 2021 The environment, children, and locals are exploited due to illegal mica mining, their families aren’t getting adequate wages, but still the miscreants have no fear of the law. Recently, In Koderma, few mica mines were raided by the authorities but some are still in operation.