Rajasthan govt plans e-auctions for mines, minerals to boost production

Mines Minister Pramod Jain Bhaya said the auction of the mining plots increased the revenues of the state government and stopped illegal mining

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Anil Sharma Jaipur
The Rajasthan government is taking steps to boost mineral production in the state.
The e-auctions for three mining leases and six composite licences of five major minerals in nine blocks will be done soon.
Additional Chief Secretary (Mines and Petroleum) Subodh Agarwal said nine blocks of major minerals, including garnet, limestone, copper, iron ore, and magnesite, had been identified and were ready for auction.

First Published: Nov 10 2022 | 8:20 PM IST

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