Stolen coal fuelling Varanasi’s underground economy6 min read 30 Jul 2014, 10:23 AM IST
The black market for stolen coal from Coal India mines has been a part of Varanasi's underground economy for decades
New Delhi: Every night, about 30 tractors loaded with coal arrive at the edge of a forest in eastern India. A fleet of trucks, engines and lights switched off, is waiting to ferry the cargo to the country’s biggest black market for the fuel in Varanasi.
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