Hyderabad: The AICC Secretary, Mr Ponguleti Sudhakar Reddy, has said that the State government was ready to investigate into the irregularities being allegedly committed by mining companies in the State.
Talking to the media after meeting the Chief Minister, Mr N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, here on Monday, Mr Ponguleti said that he and other members of the Congress team that inspected mines in the north coastal area have taken several issues to the notice of the Chief Minister.
He said the Chief Minister had immediately directed the authorities concerned to submit reports on the information given by them. In Khammam, the Joint Director of the Mining department, would be touring Khammam district as a follow-up of their report, Mr Redddy said.
Stating that they were not against industries, Mr Reddy said that it was their intention to safeguard the interests of people.