In Dagestan, an illegal mining farm was identified in one of the residential buildings, the damage from which exceeded 4 million roubles. This was reported by the local Ministry of Internal Affairs.
The owner of the premises where the farm was found is a pensioner who rented it out.
At the moment law enforcement officers are finding out who is the organizer of the mining farm.
The Ministry of the Interior emphasised that the owner of the premises herself has not been detained.
Dagestan is leading in the number of detected cases of illegal mining, according to Rossetey.
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