Mondulkiri Provincial Authority Cracks Down on Illegal Mining

Mondulkiri provincial authority and concerned bodies have recently cracked down on an illegal mining operation, according to the announcement by the Ministry of Mines and Energy.

The unlawful mining is located in Antrong area, Pou Chrey commune of Pechreada district.

The intervention by the Provincial Mines and Energy Department and national commission against natural resource crimes arrested two suspects and seized two excavators.

The Royal Government of Cambodia pays priority attention to the conservation and development of national resources as well as environmental protection toward sustainable social economic growth.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press