coal india loses mining rights in meghalaya

India Meghalayas coal district marred by illegal mining unsafe working conditions and attacks against human rights defenders On 8 November 2018 a prominent womens rights and environmental activist Agnes Kharshiing and her aides Amita Sangma and Emiki Kurbah were attacked by a group of 3040 people in the East Jaintia hills a coalrich district in Meghalaya India