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Mica scavenging in Jharkhand destroys lives and environment

Updated : October 22, 2019 04:09 PM IST

Several thousands of women and children scour mica for a pittance in illegal and abandoned mines in Jharkhand to add sparkle to the global cosmetics industry
llegal mica mining not only causes serious health hazards among the women and child workers but also leads to massive deforestation and loss of wildlife
Mica scavenging in Jharkhand destroys lives and environment
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