Erba residents applied to the court for the cancellation of the illegal license
In the district of Erbaa in Tokat, residents applied to the court for the cancellation of the license granted for gold exploration with cyanide. If the license is not revoked, 5 million vehicles will be cut.
Çerkezfındıcak Village Nature and Environmental Protection Association, Erbaa Environment and Culture Association, Kozlu Village Headquarters and Enebağı Village Nature and Environmental Protection Association in Erbaa district of Tokat applied to the Presidency of the Tokat Administrative Court for the cancellation of the license granted for gold exploration with cyanide. He sued the Directorate.
“LICENSE IS AGAINST LAW AND THE LAW”
Attorney İsmail Hakkı Atal, who applied on behalf of the residents of the region, emphasized in his petition that the mining license granted to Galata Altın İşletmeleri A.Ş., a subsidiary of Verusa Holding, on an area of 2 thousand hectares was against the law and the law.
“3 DISTRICTS AND 40 VILLAGES WILL BE NEGATIVELY AFFECTED”
According to the news of the Cumhuriyet newspaper; In the petition, which was told that Erbaa Plain was taken under protection and activities other than agriculture should not be allowed to be carried out, “The economic collapse of Tokat and Yeşilırmak Basin is unacceptable in return for a 1.5 percent small price to be left to the state from the lion’s share of a mining company. If a social cost analysis is to be made in which livestock and tourism losses will be calculated, the agricultural and livestock income of 3 districts and 40 villages should be taken into consideration first. “statements were used.
“AT LEAST 5 MILLION TREES WILL BE CUT”
In summary, the following statements were included in the petition: