The Upper Denkyira West District Security Council within the Central area in its effort to clamp down on illegal mining within the enclave has arrested three illegal miners along the Offin and Subin rivers.
Changfang machines, water pumping machines, and different mining equipment retrieved from the suspects have been all destroyed to discourage different illegal miners from returning to web site.
The District Chief Executive for Upper Denkyira West, Mr. Richmond Koduah, who led the operation in an interview with the media stated the federal government is dedicated to ending the illegal mining menace within the nation.
He added that the Assembly will go all out to assist the federal government achieve its quest to finish the illegal actions.
“We found a group of young men engaging in illegal mining activities on the Offin and Subin river respectively and we swiftly proceeded to the area to cause their arrest,” he instructed newsmen.
Mr. Koduah warned people and teams within the illegal mining enterprise to cease the dangerous actions saying anybody caught wouldn’t be spared.
He additionally made a passionate enchantment to the federal government to help the District with sources to battle illegal mining.