A day after exit polls foretold BJP victory in Madhya Pradesh, the party’s national vice-president Uma Bharati declared it was time to “speak to chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan about illegal mining of diamonds by British mining major Rio Tinto” in Bundelkhand. So far, Congress had alleged illegal diamond mining from Chhattarpur district by Rio-Tinto which signed a state-support agreement with the Chouhan government in October 2010. The company still does not have the required mining lease from the Union ministry of mines.
See http://www.minesandcommunities.org/article.php?a=12507.